Art Nouveau Tarot
The Art Nouveau Tarot by Matt Myers is decorated in a gorgeously coloured, vibrant (though rather eighties-looking), stained-glass style of imagery. The major arcana are reasonably traditional, while the minor arcana are unique in that they tell the story of four couples going through the trials and tribulations of life together.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - US Games 1989
Art Nouveau Tarot review by Freddie
I bought the Art Nouveau after seeing various sample cards on the Internet. The deck is smaller/medium size (same size as Swiss 1JJ or Tarot classic), with blue backs, plastic coated for durability and easy shuffling. The art style and rich colors used in this deck are just outright beautiful and more attractive "in person" than the scanned pictures.
Matt Myers painted the deck in oil and used human models for this project. The first thing that stuck me about the Art Nouveau deck is that unlike many tarot decks (painted in watercolor) is that the colors are beautifully dark and the people painted on the cards have very "real", distinct facial features. Myers is such a talented artist that some cards (The World for example) almost appear to be a ph... read more reviews or write a review.
Similar Decks to Art Nouveau TarotTheme: Art Nouveau, Love
Category: Changed Suit/Element Associations, Decks of the 80s
More About These CardsName: Art Nouveau Tarot
Creators: Matt Myers
Publisher: US Games 1989
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Mixed
Minor Arcana Style: Unique Scenes With Suit Symbols
Suits: Cups, Coins, Staves, Swords
Court Cards: King, Queen, Kight, Page
The Fool is 0
Strength is 11
Justice is 8
Card Size: 2.87 x 4.37 in. = 7.30cm x 11.11cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Non-reversible