Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes deck published by Gemaco Playing Card Co., 1989.

A total of 18 eccentric caricatures of Sherlock Holmes characters are shown against a pale blue background. All the picture cards are signed by the artist, Jeff Decker, the prodigious Sherlockian illustrator. The back design shows Sherlock Holmes, complete with deer-stalker, Inverness cape, pipe and magnifying glass inspecting a playing card, and Professor Moriarty. Holmes is also portrayed on the ace of each suit, in different poses.

Sherlock Holmes deck with designs by J. Decker, Gemaco 1989 Sherlock Holmes deck with designs by J. Decker, Gemaco 1989
Sherlock Holmes deck with designs by J. Decker, Gemaco 1989

Above: Sherlock Holmes deck with designs by Jeff Decker published by Gemaco Playing Card Co., © F. Vacante, 1989. 52 cards + 3 jokers in box.


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