Loewe

Publicity deck specially designed by J. L. Picardo in medieval style for fashion house Loewe and manufactured by Heraclio Fournier, 1959.

Deck designed by J. L. Picardo for Loewe, 1959 Deck designed by J. L. Picardo for Loewe, 1959

Above: deck specially designed by J. L. Picardo for Loewe and manufactured by Heraclio Fournier, 1959. 52 cards + 2 jokers, gilded corners. The tax stamp on the four of clubs reads "Timbre sobre Naipes Cinco Pesetas" flying wheel design in blue. The same court card designs were used in a later edition produced for Aries in c.1979.

CREDITS & REFERENCES

García Martín, Enrique: La Baraja Francesa de figuras dobles de Heraclio Fournier, La Sota Nº 29, 2003

Scans of cards courtesy Rex Pitts.

Last Updated September 28, 2017 at 03:28pm

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