Karl Gerich No.19

Karl Gerich No.19

Playful eroticism and mystery...

An unpublished design, titled simply “Playing Cards No.19”, produced by Karl Gerich showing 12 court cards, a Joker and two additional cards produced from an etching. The number '19' can be seen inside the star on the title card.

Karl Gerich no.19: unpublished playing card designs

Above: uncoloured proof sheet showing 12 double-ended courts, one Joker, one title card and one extra card showing a loving couple beneath Gerich's moon/star motif. Each card measures 32mm x 57mm. Image courtesy Daphne & Mike Tregear.

References:

♠ Tregear, Mike and Daphne, "Karl Gerich: Card Designer and Maker", privately published.

Last Updated December 25, 2021 at 07:21am

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