The Spirit of the Tarot
The Search for God's Picturebook

Ship of Fools

“The last and highest trump of the Ship of Fools Tarot shows a fool burdened with the weight of a great circle or disk, which encloses a landscape of mountains, waters, and houses (21-1). This disk is the world itself, rendering the fool a version of Atlas, the mythological Titan who holds up the heavens…The […]