(aka Cary-Yale Tarot Deck or Visconti di Madrone Tarot Deck) One of the earliest Tarot Decks, the Cary Yale Visconti Deck is entirely gilded, with fine paintings upon it. Like the other Visconti decks, it features numerous heraldic devices. Unlike the other Visconti decks, it features a maid and a lady among the court cards.
Traditionally said to have been commissioned by Fillipo Maria Visconti for the 1441 marriage of Bianca Maria Visconti to Francesco Sforza I.
Italy, c. 1441.
A durable fortune.
Prompt fulfillment of what is presaged by neighbouring cards. Reversed:Vain hopes.
Illness. Sorrow. Accidents. Danger.
Discretion, Circumspection, Prudence, Discernment
Deceit, Bad faith, Artifices, Deception.
domestic wrangling, or disagreement between lovers.
a lady (a gentleman) will love you ardently so long as you have rosy cheeks; when the color fads, her (his) love will fade also.