Kuniyoshi's Cats Tarot by Osvaldo Menegazzi
The I Gatti De Kuniyosha is from "The Arcana" series created by Maestro Osvaldo Menegazzi.
In this fanciful project, Menegazzi, a Japanese culture enthusiast, pays homage to the artistic world of Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese art printing master, 1797-1861) with a set of 22 Major Arcana cards. The cards have Italian titles, measure approximately 4.25" x 5.5", have square corners and a matt finish. This edition was published in 2017 in a small print of 250 decks. The deck number from the edition will be revealed on the title card after opening the sealed deck. The box includes a one page insert about the Kuniyoshi's Cats and the creation of the deck.
Osvaldo Menegazzi has a special place the history of great Italian card makers. After graduating from Academy of Fine Arts in Brera, he decided to combine his love of art with his love for antique cards and founded the famous Il Meneghello publishing house in 1974. Over the years he dedicated himself to recreating historically significant decks and also creating new and mesmerizing works of art and Tarot. Il Meneghello became a principal publishing house of cards treasured by collectors and museums the world over.