|Winning Bid:||$853.88 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)|
|Bidding Ended:||November 15, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT|
Auction #207 - Part II
Item numbers 1235 through 2949 in auction 207.
Complete deck of 48 full color 2-3/8x3-5/8" high quality glossy art cards w/images on front and blue pattern backs. Deck has four different suits: "Espada" - 12 cards, "Oro" - 12 cards, "Basto" – no #4 but two different #10 cards, "Copa" – no #11 but two different #7 cards for a total of 48 cards and all is as issued. Deck complete. Characters include - Tarzan, The Phantom, Dick Tracy, Popeye and Olive Oyl, Superman, Lady Luck, Smilin' Jack, The Spirit, Maggie and Jiggs, Alley Oop, Pete the Tramp, Mandrake the Magician, Tillie the Toiler, Little King, Mutt and Jeff and Lord Plushbottom. These were unlicensed by their respective copyright holders. All show explicit sex acts, mostly male/female but a few female/female and male/animal. c. 1940s. Scattered trace of aging and wear from use. Overall majority of cards are still clean and glossy. Fine to Exc. Comes w/generic but original box which shows wear and is VG/Fine. These cards are very censored for our photo. If uncensored photos are desired, please contact us. We have only offered a few of these decks in our 46 years as they are rare, our last example selling for $1,024. From the collection of Chip Kidd, renowned author, graphic designer and pop culture enthusiast extraordinaire. (J - $700 to $1000)