The Gilded Tarot is a visually stunning Rider-Waite style tarot, the first from the talented Ciro Marchetti. The 78 cards feature real people, and have a mix of medieval, fantasy, cosmic and steampunk art, all illustrated in lush, vivid colour.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Llewellyn 2004
Gilded Tarot review by Kate Hill
Welcome to the Gilded Tarot world of fantasy, magic and enchantment. Its release as a mass-produced and widely available deck has been awaited with anticipation by those of us not able to afford one of the luxurious limited edition, hand-made copies direct from the artist, Ciro Marchetti.
There are few decks with artwork that Iíve found quite this attractive. Ciroís art is a sophisticated blend of digital paintings drawn by hand on a graphics tablet, and some pasted elements (mostly faces). The vibrancy and choice of the colours is fantastic: the backgrounds of blue skies, sunrises, night skies, twilight, stars and comets in many cards are so luminous they almost appear to glow, as do the strong, saturated blues, ... read more reviews.
Similar Decks to Gilded TarotTheme: Beginner, Steampunk
Category: Available Decks, Computer Generated, Popular Tarot Decks
Creator: Easy Tarot, Fin de Siecle Kipper, Gilded Reverie Lenormand, Gilded Tarot Royale, Legacy of the Divine Tarot, Oracle of Visions, Tarot of Dreams by Ciro Marchetti
More About These CardsName: Gilded Tarot
Creators: Ciro Marchetti
Publisher: Llewellyn 2004
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: RWS-Based Scenes
Suits: Cups, Swords, Wands, Pentacles
Court Cards: Page, Knight, Queen, King
Major Titles: The Fool, The Magician, The High Priestess, The Empress, The Emperor, The Hierophant, The Lovers, The Chariot, Strength, The Hermit, Wheel of Fortune, Justice, The Hanging Man, Death, Temperance, The Devil, The Tower, The Star, The Moon, The Sun, Judgement, The World
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.75 x 4.63 in. = 6.99cm x 11.75cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Reversible
Back Design: Colourful, jeweled, fantastical sun.
Companion Material: Companion book by Barbara Moore is packaged in the set.
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