Set of Playing Cards

Dublin Core

Title

Set of Playing Cards 

Subject

eighteenth century, crime, death, activity, guilty 

Description

This is a set of nine playing cards from the eighteenth century that have a twisted context. The cards each depict a range of catergories including: fourtune, death, marriage, gentleman, crimes, honour, graden, industry, and time. 

Creator

unknown

Source

Original- Cary Collection; Current- Beinecke Library 

Publisher

Beinecke Library, Yale University 

Date

unknown; eighteenth century 

Contributor

Claire Mohandiss

Rights

Beinecke Library, Yale University 

Format

still image; sketch 

Language

English 

Type

sketch 

Identifier

10547232

Coverage

eighteenth century art 

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

sketch

Physical Dimensions

4x5 in

Files

playing cards.jpeg

Citation

unknown, “Set of Playing Cards,” Enlightenmens, accessed September 29, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/884.

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