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Yes, it does seem like it's more "Thoth scented" rather than having any actual connection. There have been threads here before about what actually constitutes a Thoth deck.For me it is, at the very least, the Star/Emperor interchange and as you mentioned, Art and the Aeon being... well, I'm not sure Thelemic would be the correct definition, but certainly not traditional.
I think Crowley gives a good definition in The Book of Thoth (p.24-25):
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From the foregoing it will be clear that the Tarot illustrates, first of all, the Tree of Life in its universal aspect, and secondly, the particular comment illustrating that phase of the Tree of Life which is of peculiar interest to those persons charged with the guardianship of the human race at the particular moment of the production of any given authorized pack. It is therefore proper for those guardians to modify the aspect of the pack when it seems to them good to do so.
Many so-called 'Thoth decks' are perfectly adequate representations of the Tree of Life in its universal aspect, but they tend to fall down when it comes to the 'particular comment' that expresses the perspective of the New Aeon.



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