A Complete Pack of 52 Medieval Illuminated Playing Cards. SOTHEBY’S.

A Complete Pack of 52 Medieval Illuminated Playing Cards

London: Sotheby's, 1983. Item #013581

Catalog for one item in an auction of Western Illuminated Manuscripts, a deck of playing cards, "The oldest known complete set of hand-painted playing cards c. 1470-85". 24 cm; 12 pp.; illustrated in color. Damage to edge of die-cut at front cover; else a good copy in die-cut wrappers.

Price: $30.00

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