Tarot of the Masters

The Tarot of the Masters is from Tarot author James Ricklef, and is inspired by classical paintings from the old masters. Unlike most decks with the similar theme, this deck was drawn in pen and ink and coloured on the computer and has a uniform look across the cards. It's been self-published in a first edition run of 55 decks.

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Created by James Ricklef
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Self Published 2008



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Tarot of the Masters review by Bonnie Cehovet

"Tarot of the Masters" is the latest effort from Tarot author/teacher/lecturer James Ricklef (Tarot Tells the Tale and Tarot: Get the Whole Story). James is known not only for the superb quality of his writing, but for his in-depth understanding of the Tarot, and his unique manner of presentation.

Inspired by classic paintings from old masters such as Rembrandt, Toulouse-Lautrec, Bouguereau, Rubens, and Hieronymus Bosch, this deck follows traditional lines 78 cards, traditional titles (with the exception of the Devil, which has been retitled Demons, and the Hierophant, which has been retitled the High Priest), Strength as VIII and Justice as XI. The suits are titled Wands, Cups, Swor... read more reviews or write a review.


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Name: Tarot of the Masters
Creators: James Ricklef
Publisher: Self Published 2008
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Cards: 78
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: Unique Scenes With Suit Symbols
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Language: English
Card Back: Non-reversible
Back Design: Parchment colour with a Leonardo style male figure in the centre.






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