Reraise, Deuce! by Tim Reynolds - 11 x 10 inches Signed  ani art academy academic realist american figurative card duece
Tim Reynolds
B. 1966

Reraise, Deuce!

Charcoal and pastel on paper
11 x 10 inches

My second favorite poker stunt is the taunt. Emasculating a player that's facing a high-stakes decision is second only to winning all of their chips.

RERAISE, DEUCE! is exactly the kind of thing an aggressive yet savvy player might taunt while lying down a $200 reraise. The phrase suggests 1) A possible Freudian slip disclosing that Tim has a lowly two on his forehead and 2) That Tim is a deuce.

The artist