Early French Playing Cards

Acquired earlier this year, here is a selection of early French court cards.

I would appreciate any information you may have about these - please email paul.bostock @ gmail.com

What I know is listed after the images...

In the column of references, types are as defined in Les Cartes ŕ Jouer by Henry René D'Allemagne

Note on dates: "(su)" indicates a secondary use with the specific date written on the card.

Card ID Maker Region Date Note/Ref.
1
2
3 1688 (su)
4 1739 (su)
5 'Guillaume Brun' Guyenne D'A (vol I) p421 or p123
6 1670 (su)
7 1710?
8 Provence 1716 - 1719 D'A (vol I) p365
9 Provence 1716 - 1719 D'A (vol I) p365
10 Provence 1716 - 1719 D'A (vol I) p365
11
12
13
14
15 Languedoc 1720?
16 Languedoc 1720?
17 Languedoc 1720?
18 Languedoc 1720?
19 Languedoc 1720?
20 Languedoc 1720?
21
22
23
24 Auvergne 1650? D'A (vol I) p95
25 Provence 1716 - 1719 D'A (vol I) p365
26 Provence 1716 - 1719 D'A (vol I) p365
27
28 Auvergne 1650?
29 'Pacie in Tormo' Dauphine' cf IPCS Pattern Sheet
30 1669 (su)
31 1754 (su)
32 1754 (su)
33 'Lurrile' ?
34 c. 1663?
35
36 'J B Morin' Paris
37 'Selestat' Revolutionary type
38 'Delatre / rue Helvetius' Paris
39
40 1722 (su) cd Depaulis Paris
41 ?Paris mirror image left/right !
42 1745 (su)
43
44
45
46 'Lefer' Paris Lefer 1792-1808 card looks earlier
47