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Calaveras Playing Cards


This is the definitive 2nd edition of the deck that started it all!

The Calaveras Playing Cards showcase illustrations inspired by Jose Posada and the traditional Mexican holiday, Day of the Dead. Each court card features a unique and whimsical interpretation of this theme, created in a woodcut and engraved style reminiscent of Posada's late 1800s and early 1900s artwork. Posada's work during the Mexican Revolution has made a lasting impact, and his Calaveras continue to be recognized as iconic symbols of the holiday and the social perspectives of that era. Complete with a a stunning DoP foil-finished tuck box.