Hand-drawn playing cards

Title:
Hand-drawn playing cards
Place of Origin:
Germany
Date:
18th century
Format/Genre:
playing cards; prints
Physical Description:
38 cards mounted : pen, ink, and color with cut-out technique ; individual card 88 x 57 mm
Note:
Physical details: 14 cards missing ; Hand drawn with pen, ink, and color, and cut out to expose fabric beneath to represent the clothing on the court cards and all the pips; Card deck type: Nonstandard deck; Card suit type: French suits; Field's classification: Art, X (Art)
Library Collection:
Albert Field Collection of Playing Cards
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Shelf Location:
Box no. ART-GERMANY, JAPAN, Card filed under: Subject-Art
Digital Project:
Albert Field Collection of Playing Cards
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Hand-drawn playing cards