2013/12/28

Seductive Casino

Jaime Murray in the television series Hustle posing in a casino. A real seductive femme fatale.

2013/12/20

Interesting Game

Some older men discussing a chess game and having fun. Painting by the Italian painter Giovanni Garinei

2013/12/13

Wheel of Fortune

A Turn for the Better (1962) a pin up by Gil Elvgren. She's turning the typical wheel of fortune.

2013/12/06

Sexy Chess

Chess by the digital artist SaphireNishi on deviantart.

2013/12/01

Blackjack Movie

Poster of the 1978 blaxploitation movie Blackjack

2013/11/24

Cards on the Beach

The Sunbathers by the American artist Edwin Georgi. The cardgame is here a pure symbol of leisure.

2013/11/19

4 Aces for Harley Quinn

Harley Quinn loves the Joker by Jamie Tyndall. Sure there are four aces for that.

2013/11/08

Arthurian Chess

Sir Lancelot is giving Queen Guenievre a magic cChessboard. Illumination XIII century.

2013/11/01

Gambling Movie

Jodie Foster likes gambling, here in the movie Maverick (1994).

2013/10/25

Lady Luck

The American actress and dancer Cyd Charisse poses here as Lady Luck.

2013/10/17

Sore Loser

Bart Simpson is a sore loser. Demonstrated here with chess.

2013/10/10

Carmen Kass Playing Chess

Supermodel Carmen Kass posing with a chess board for hoss intropia autumn winter 2010 2011.


2013/10/03

Au Cafe

Au Café by the French painter Jean Béraud. A couple is observing a backgammon set.

2013/09/26

Nice Queen of Hearts

A nice Queen of Hearts by the artist Serge Birault. It's the old Fortuna or Lady Luck presented as pin up.

2013/09/19

Tricky Donald

Donald the cheater. Cover illustration from a German edition.

2013/09/11

Casino Glamour

Ursula Andress in Casino Royale. Real glamour is only with roulette.

2013/09/04

2013/08/28

Crumbled Knave

Pulp cover illustration by Rudolph Belarski. No doubt what crumbled means.

2013/08/15

Lucky at Cards

Lucky at cards. A pulp cover with the typical smoking femme fatale dropping the most symbolic aces.

2013/08/09

Emma Peel with Cards

Emma Peel with cards. What else could it be than ace and queen of hearts?

2013/08/01

Bored Lady

Christina Hendricks by Miles Aldridge for GQ Russia in 2010

2013/07/22

Deadly Pin Up

Pin Up by Ted Hammond. This one is the deadly ace of spades.

2013/07/14

Aces High

Also kindos pin up. The aces are ace of spades and ace of hearts - love and death.

2013/06/28

Pin Up

Kind of post apocalyptic pin up. And there's the ace of hearts.

2013/06/17

Cheater

A pulp illustration. No surprise that's the ace of spades!!

2013/06/07

Bay of Angels

Jeanne Moreau in the gambling movie Bay of Angels

2013/03/14

Teen Patti

Amitabh Bachchan and Ben Kingsley are playing "Teen Patti " ("Three Cards" in English) in the 2010 Bollywood film Teen Patti.




2013/03/06

Superhero Chess

Players and Pawns. Cover of Marvel X-Men published in 1993. Illustrations by Brandon Peterson.




2013/02/23

Good Sight for Gambling

1950s photo for a glasses advertising suggesting that you need a good sight for playing cards.




2013/02/14

Game of Leisure

Jeux de dames au cafe Lamblin (c1840) by the French painter Louis-Léopold Boilly.




2013/02/03

Seducing Card Game

A Good Deal is offering this pin up by Zoë Mozert, .




2013/01/26

Pawns of Death

Cover of Charlie Chan Mystery Magazine from august 1974.




2013/01/15

Mysterious Lady Luck

A mysterious Lady Luck on the a magazine cover from march 1937 by the great Earle Bergey.




2013/01/06

Gambling Movie

Poster of 21 a 2008 American heist film directed by Robert Luketic starring Jim Sturgess, Kevin Spacey,