Also known as Tarocchi di Bacchus
The Bacchus Tarot is a large-size art deck inspired by the god of wine: Bacchus to the Romans, Dionysus to the Greeks. The major arcana show the events and adventures of the life of Bacchus, the suits illustrate aspects of the industry of wine-making, and the court cards represent the major wine-making countries. From the creator of the Medieval Scapini Tarot.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Dal Negro 2006
Bacchus Tarot review by Stephanie Lynch
This deck was a mixed bag for me. My first impression was not favorable. I strongly didnít like the Fool card. Then as I studied it more, I realized that this interpretation did suit the message of the Fool. A man seemingly reacts unwisely to the trauma around him. He rages at the heavens instead of stepping away from a serpent or dealing with the nails in his legs and feet (very reminiscent of the Christ avatar.)
The illustrations are soft rather than sharp with almost a watercolor effect to the overall hue. The Queens are striking to me and stand out as the best of the deck overall. As I went through the cards one by one, I started to see the themes the creators are going for.
Obviously a deck for Bacchus would revolve around wine. Each suit is dedicated to a particular ... read more reviews.
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Creator: Kabbalistic Visions, Medieval Scapini Tarot, Shakespeare Tarot, Tarocco delle Vetrate, Tuffo nel Mistero by Luigi Scapini Dante Tarot, Golden Tarot of the Renaissance, Initiatory Tarot of the Golden Dawn, Pictorial Key Tarot, Tarocchi di Robot, Tarot of the Angels, Tarot of the Druids, Universal Wirth Tarot, Venice Tarot, Visconti Tarot, Visconti Tarot Mini by Giordano Berti
More About These CardsName: Bacchus Tarot
Alternate Names: Tarocchi di Bacchus
Creators: Giordano Berti, Luigi Scapini, Guilia Scapini
Publisher: Dal Negro 2006
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Strength is 11
Justice is 8
Card Language: English