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Re: The trump labels of France

I mostly wanted to know where these Viéville labels came from, which you have now told me. From the original Vieville deck. https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b10510963k.r=vieville%20jeu%20des%20cartes?rk=21459;2 https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b10510963k/f73.highres https://gallica.bnf.fr...

Re: The three Zodiac cards in Noblet, and the Gemini in books of hours

Manilius organized in pairs of opposition: Minerva-Aries ... Vulcanus-Libra Venus-Taurus ... Mars-Scorpio Apollo-Gemini ... Diana-Sagittarius Mercury-Cancer ... Vesta-Capricorn Jupiter-Leo ... Juno-Aquarius Ceres-Virgo ... Neptun-Pisces If Leo is the place of Jupiter, then Juno must have been the pl...

Re: The three Zodiac cards in Noblet, and the Gemini in books of hours

Still nothing that explains the Sun-Gemini, Moon-Cancer, Star-Aquarius triplet. Appollo, Gemini with Diana-Artemis, rules Gemini in the Manilius-astrology (used in Palazza Schifanoia, Ferrara, started 1469). Moon-Cancer is a common astrology connection, Moon rules Cancer. In the Manilius-astrology ...

Re: Tarocchi goes west

After Geofroy in Lyon, in 1557, the story of tarot in France shifts to Paris for 150 years; there isn't another tarot deck made in Lyon or anywhere south of Paris until 1709. This is a vast expanse of time. In Paris there were three cartiers: the Anonymous Parisian, Jacques Viéville, and Jean Noble...

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