Tarot de Marseille Pierre Madenie 1709
Tarot de Marseille Pierre Madenie 1709 is a facsimile of one of the oldest Tarot de Marseille decks known, printed in Dijon, France in 1709. Beautifully reproduced in a limited edition of 3000 copies by Yves Reynaud, it has kept the colours, details, and scale of the original.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Self Published 2012
Tarot de Marseille Pierre Madenie 1709 review by Le Fanu
I was poised to write up the next installment of my favourite decks when a new treasure landed on my doorstep like a meteor this week and I find that I cannot think of anything else except this beauty. It is number 232 of a 3,000 limited edition print run by Yves Reynaud and Wilfried Houdouin of an unknown Tarot de Marseilles, the earliest of the so-called Tarot de Marseilles, type II. There is one copy, (from which this deck was reproduced) complete with original wrapper, in the Schweizerisches Landesmuseum, Zurich (see Kaplan, Encyclopedia of Tarot, Volume II, p 314-315) and there is another similar copy – which may or may not be the exact same deck – lacking the Trumps, and housed in The British Museum. This is a facsimilie reproduction and apparently one of a series of historic dec... read more reviews or write a review.
Similar Decks to Tarot de Marseille Pierre Madenie 1709Theme: Marseilles
Creator: Tarot de Marseille de Francois Chosson 1736 by Yves Reynaud
More About These CardsName: Tarot de Marseille Pierre Madenie 1709
Creators: Yves Reynaud
Publisher: Self Published 2012
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Marseilles
Minor Arcana Style: Marseilles-Style Pips
Strength is 11
Justice is 8
Card Language: French
Card Back: Reversible
Companion Material: Two title cards, in French and English
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