Early edition of Grimaud Grand Etteilla, 78 cards, (1890), rounded corners.
Fully coloured paper glued on cards.
Stamp «République Française, Décret du 12 avril 1890» on card 62.
Made by B.P. Grimaud, 54 rue de Lancry, Paris, France.
Brilliant lithographed colours.
76 cards + pink and blue indicator cards.
2 missing cards (17 and 59), some minors scratches on card 78.
There is no official tarot deck. Decks come in many different forms, but the 'standard' deck has 78 cards with 22 major Arcana and 56 minor Arcana cards divided into 4 suits. Most decks are built on this model.
- Wonderful antique Parisian tarot cards, 78 pieces, B.P. Grimaud, Paris
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 12×6.5×4.3 cm