Albano Waite Tarot Deck

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Weight 249 g
Dimensions 126 × 76 × 30 mm
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Albano Waite Tarot Deck

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Weight 249 g
Dimensions 126 × 76 × 30 mm
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The Albano-Waite Tarot Deck is a vibrant and vivid tarot deck that is sure to appeal to those who appreciate a bold and colorful style.

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Design and Artwork

The Albano Waite Tarot Deck, enhanced by Frankie Albano, takes Pamela Colman Smith’s classic artwork to a new level of vibrancy. Originally published in 1968, this deck is characterized by its bright, psychedelic colors, particularly prominent purples and greens. The bold color scheme adds a dynamic and modern twist to the traditional imagery of the Rider-Waite-Smith tarot. Additionally, the Minor Arcana cards are color-coded according to their suits, enhancing the visual experience and aiding in interpretation.

Symbolism and Themes

While maintaining the core symbolism of the Rider-Waite-Smith tarot, the Albano Waite Tarot Deck’s vivid colors bring new dimensions to the imagery. The enhanced colors help to highlight details and aspects of the cards that might be less noticeable in traditional decks. This approach makes the deck particularly appealing for readings focusing on depth and detail.

User Experience

The deck’s psychedelic color palette appeals to a wide range of tarot enthusiasts, especially those with an appreciation for the aesthetic of the 1960s or those seeking a deck with a strong visual impact. The color-coding of the Minor Arcana (Cups in blue-green, Wands in orange, Pentacles in lime green, and Swords in yellow) aids in quick recognition and interpretation, making the deck accessible for both beginners and experienced readers.

Cultural Impact and Relevance

After going out of print and then being reissued by U.S. Games Systems in 1991 due to popular demand, the Albano Waite Tarot Deck has become a staple among tarot collectors. Its re-emergence and continued popularity reflect its enduring appeal and the timeless nature of its symbolism, interpreted through the lens of 1960s psychedelia.

  • Vibrantly colored rendition of Pamela Colman Smith’s artwork by Frankie Albano
  • Bright, psychedelic colors with an emphasis on purples and greens
  • Color-coded Minor Arcana for enhanced readability
  • Appeals to collectors and those with an appreciation for 1960s aesthetics
  • Reissued by U.S. Games Systems, remaining popular among tarot enthusiasts

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Weight 249 g
Dimensions 126 × 76 × 30 mm
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