Mystical, deathly, and devil jokers. Pirates too. There's about 150 of them! They're in the artsy section of the collection along with:
Starting with one of my favorite jokers of all time. This mystical dybbuk is one of the most beautiful and artistically significant jokers in the collection. It is of a dybbuk and designed by Arthur Szyk, one of the great artist of 1930s-50s, Arthur Szyk was a famous artist in mid 20th Century who escaped the Holocaust by moving to America. I have an entire article about Arthur Szyk and his card designs.
It pictures a dybbuk which in Jewish or Kabalistic mythology is a malicious possessing spirit believed to be the dislocated soul of a dead person.
Here's the back of the Arthur Szyk joker.
Here's the whole set.
Click here and in the middle of the article, there is a copy of the painting and description of the historical context. (this deserves its own article)
Starting here, the focus goes to pirates, skulls and crossbones, and skeletons.
They're in the artsy section of the collection along with: