09871x. Colour Print; Card Player Traitor 1880

H.F.C. Ten Kate (artist) L Lowenstam (engraver The Traitor published by Virtue & Co. Limited London. c1880 late colour steel engraved print of a drunken group round a table on which rest playing cards and backgammon board. 321mm x 231mm.


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07689. Caricature Playing a Rubber at Whist. 1820

Classical caricature early 19th century titled Christmas Academicks, Playing a Rubber at Whist. Cropped and pasted unto card. Depicting card players gesticulating etc. Discolored with cardboard foxed and used state. Acceptable condition. 170mm x 121mm


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01807. Caricature Capot 1860

H Lenglet (printx) A Maurin (Lith)Capot a 19th century French Card Game. Published by F Sinnett in London 5th Feb Printed by Lamericier Paris. Amusing full colour Litho of hooded priest holding a hand of Cards Single Courts Paris pattern including the Ace of Spades reversed as first card and 11 other random cards . 450mm x 435mm. Good margins somewhat foxed and soiled. Printed on poor quality card with a few tears at edges. Generally printed surface in excellent condition.

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01808. Caricature Quinte et Quatorze 1860

H Lenglet (printx) A Maurin (Lith)Quinte et Quatorze 19th century French Card Game. Published by F Sinnett in London 5th Feb Printed by Lamericier Paris. Published in London by F Sinnett. Amusing full colour Litho of hooded priest holding a hand of French Standard Cards Single Courts Paris pattern including the Ace of Spades reversed as first card and 11 other random cards . 450mm x 435mm. Good margins somewhat foxed and soiled. Printed on poor quality card with a few tears at edges well restored and minor repairs. Generally printed surface in excellent condition.

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06885. Cuenot Scargill the Joker 1987

Original colour crayon artwork by Patrick Cuenot of Arthur Scargil Koalae Scargillus depicted on the Joker in Jungle Parties or Playing Politics 1987 pack of Playing cards produced by InterCol London to commemorate the elections. Patrick Cuenot's animal caricature (using actual photographs of Scargil's eyes) and the animal drawn around it. 300mm x 420 as new. (See item, 01733 for the pack of cards). Rare unique item in excellent condition.

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05495. Cruickshank Print - A Pack of Knaves

Cruickshank, George A Pack of Knaves, or A Packet meeting of the Knowing Cards of the Betting Shop interest to consider de adopt the best Shuffling Tricks to carrry on their Game. c1840 extended satirical text and depiction of Jacks of different suit signs. At bottom right A humble attempt in the Pre Raphael Style by George Crukshank Light sihns of foxing genrally in very good condition.
187mm x 123mm.


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09873. Fortune Teller 1880

XVIe Sciecle Fortune Teller c1880 Original colour print of your girl at a stand performing her act. Steel engraving with wide margins excellent condition. 248mm x 327mm.


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08305. Gambling Table at Hombourg 1875

The Illustrated London News 1875 The Gambling Table at Hombourg (sic). Vivid crowded print of well dressed gamblers at the Casino. Late colour excellent condition. Print size app.: 330mm x 240mm. Mounted size: 402mm x 311mm.


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08257x. Game at Cards 1900

England J.L. Meissonier (artist) L.J. Rajan (engraver) The Game at Cards. c1900 Litho print of 17th century soldiers in uniform playing cards. Late wash colour. Clean with good margins. 230mm x 200mm



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03063. Hogarth/Moore Playing Cards 1745/1880

Hogarth, William 'Royal Masquerade Somerset House' Engraved from the original of W Hogarth (J Moore?). Ladies playing cards at a table whilst a priest warms his hands by the fire. Costumed two faced lady speaks to Gentlemen on either side. Excellent condition. 300mm x 220mm

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09878. Lomax Rooked 1895

The Graphic 2 march 1895 Rooked from the painting by John A. Lomax, exhibited at the Royal Academy 1894, and now the property of Mrs. M. Murray-Cookesley. Young man in desperate angry stance. Playing cards dispersed on the ground clubs, diamonds and hearts recognisable. Late colour in excellent condition 294mm x 397mm.


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09876x. Lumley - 'Played Out' 1875

The Illustrated London News Christmas Number 15 December 1875. Quote from Savile Clarke's Adeline Marsden's Victory: " When the servants stole up stairs to bed, they saw him through the window, and left him, little thinking they had looked upon him alive for the last time" Painting by A.Lumley. Depicting 'a gentlemen' alone at the end of a long gambling session contemplating suicide. Playing cards dispersed on the ground clubs, diamonds and hearts recognisable. Late colour in excellent condition. 405mm x 280mm.


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01779. Playing Cards in Winter 1750

L'Hiver Playing Cards print. A Paris chez la Ve. de F.Chereau graveur du Roy rue St.Jacques aux pilliers d'Or A.P.D.R.Originally drawn by N. Lancret, engraved c.1750 by J.P. le Bas. 330mm x 430mm. Excellent condition.

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09478x. Playing Marbles Dutch Copper Print 1730

Goeree Boelinger of Otters Choor in de Nieuwe Kerke 1730 (marble players). 203mm x 326mm. Steel engrving , excellent state good margins.Children playing marbles within a confines of a Church with aduts in contemporary and localcostume in conversation.

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04609. Punch Magazine Bridge Players 1906

Punch or The London Charivari Magazine cartoon. Foursome playing Bridge with text. dated January 31, 1906 uncoloured in very good condition. 200mm x 148mm

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09877x. Rejchan Ruined 1896

The Graphic 9 May 1896 Ruined A sketch in the Gardens at Monte Carlo, drawn by St. Rejchan. Depicting a lady consoling a desolate gentlemen. Late colour some damage to extreme margins not affecting printed surface. Generally clean and very good condition. 295mm x 407mm.


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09875x. Tourreau Game Interrupted 1867

The Illustrated London News "To Arms! The Game Interrupted" by A.H. Tourreau, in the exhibition of the British Institution. Published 16 March 1867 London. 404mm x 282mm.


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09468. Trictrac Player 1860

Germany Ostade/Appold (engraver) Trictrac steel engraved print of a trictarac player, the French version of Backgammon. Published by A.H. Payne, Dresden & Leipzig. Stain at bottom right corner otherwise good margin and very good copy. Quaint facial study. 206mm x 268mm.


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09872x. Tricktrack Players 1860

Winter Tricktrack c1860 Steel engraved late coloured print of a group of cavaliers round a table playing at trick track - the French equivalent of the Turkish Shesh-Besh or English Backgamon. Genral foxing not affecting the printed surface with wide margins. Very good condition 308mm x 225mm.


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09760x. Weisbuch Harlequin 1997

Litho card and signed by artists design of Harlequin holding out 1997 Hearts Card. Inside printed page states: 'This character of Playing Cards wishes you all the best for 1997 on behalf of France Cartes. He is the messenger of a long line of figures that the artist Claude Weisbuch, who realises thus an original and prestigious deck of playing cards, imagined and then line- engraved. The realisation of this deck has been entrusted to Baptiste Paul Grimaud's workshop'. 205mm x 305mm. Excellent condition



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04113. Wheel of Fortune coloured 1876

Gradner W P (engraver) The Illustrated London News (ILN) 'The Wheel of Fortune' by Carl Böker dated 22 April 1876. Depicting a fairground with children and adults in play. Late colour with prominent central fold, very lightly soiled in excellent condition. 550mm x 404mm. (see item 4156 for uncoloured version).

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