Japanese Tattoos: History, Culture & Design
Japanese Tattoos: An Insider's Guide to the World of Japanese Irezumi.
Japanese Tattoos is the perfect resource for anyone considering a Japanese-style tattoo. This photo-rich guide provides an in-depth look at the world of irezumi, offering an understanding of the imagery and iconography featured in these tattoos. With over 350 photos, readers will be able to avoid making a permanent mistake by choosing tattoos they don't understand or may regret.
The book traces the history of Japanese tattooing, putting the symbols and kanji in context to provide a deeper understanding of irezumi. From traditional tebori and kanji tattoos to anime-inspired and modern works, Japanese Tattoos showcases the diversity of Japanese tattooing.
In addition to the images, the book features interviews with Japanese tattoo artists and clients, allowing readers to gain insight into what these tattoos mean to those who wear them. With its visually appealing format, informative content, and authoritative voice, Japanese Tattoos is a must-read for anyone interested in Japanese art and culture, or considering getting a Japanese-style tattoo. Order your copy today and become more knowledgeable about Japanese tattoos.