Eight of Wands Tarot Card Meaning and Art Visconti A Tarot Deck Fragment
About the Deck
(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.
According to Many Schools of Thought
Domestic disputes for a married person.
Friendship. Faithful lover. Powerful enemy. Enemy overcome.
Understanding, Observation, Direction
Quarrels, Intestine disputes, Discord.
Love of a dark man or woman which, if accepted and reciprocated, will bring joy and well-being
an unworthy affection calculated to cause trouble.
fortunate result of unremitting exertions.