Designed by Marcos Neila Muro from Madrid (Spain), these “Four Elements” playing cards depict each of the four elements of nature (water, fire, air and earth) as suit signs. . . a hymn to nature and environmental sustainability.
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A limited edition art print of the Queen of Clubs 1984 woodblock joker.
A limited edition art print of the King of Diamonds 1984 woodblock joker.
54 different dinosaurs, both large and small, illustrated by Cecilia Fitzsimons.
Review of “Trzes’ Moorish Deck” facsimile published by Ulrich Kaltenborn, Berlin, 2023.
Historical figures and artefacts from Navarre with designs by M. Sinués for the Navarre Association ...
Photographs of flowers, herbs and vegetables by leading photographer Tessa Traeger.
‘Baraja Mística’ satirical playing-cards featuring revelling clergy published by Litografía Fernánde...
This set of Ganjifa cards is a beautiful example of traditional cards from India.
Satirical playing cards manufactured by Francar y Cía depicting political situation, Barcelona, 1872...
Raimundo García pattern produced by José Cumplido in Madrid, dated 1860 on the four of coins.
‘Amorcillos’ (Cupids), a masterpiece from the golden age of Spanish playing cards by Clemente Roxas,...
Félix Solesio e Hijos - Real Fábrica de Madrid - Spanish National pattern for Venezuela
Aluette game by Fabrique Dieudonné Jeune, Orléans, for Spanish market, c.1850.
A Spanish-suited pack as conceived by 48 different artists from the region of Murcia.
Playing cards documenting the James Bay hydro-electricity project on the La Grande River in north-we...
Re-edition of a French-suited Spanish pack from the Napoleonic era, with designs by J. Carrafa.
‘Unique Australian Animals’ educational playing cards designed by Lawton Ho, Australia, 2004.
Baraxa Galega designed by F. Perez Llamosas and published by Naipes Heraclio Fournier, 1983.
Designs by Guitián, published by Ideas Peregrinas, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, c2018.
‘Baraja Fiesta Taurina’ bullfight playing cards published by Heraclio Fournier, Spain, 1975.
Secrets of the Far East playing cards featuring the designs of Violeta Monreal , Spain, c. 1991.
Museo del Prado: Pintores y familias reales / Painters and royal families playing cards.
España imperial / Imperial Spain playing cards with artwork by Serny, published by Heraclio Fournier...
‘Medium Aevum’ (Medieval Life) playing cards designed by Violeta Monreal, published by Heraclio Four...
American Civil War centennial playing cards designed by Teodoro N. Miciano and published by Fournier...