- High Quality Photos
- Written By Tattoo Artist Horitaka
- 160 Pages
Now this is a special book for anyone who has the slightest interest in the art of tattooing. Looking exclusively at the world of traditional Japanese tattooing this book will take your breath away with its fantastic beautiful artwork.
Bushido the samurai spirit is a highly important component of Japanese tattooing this book captures all of that with sunning photography and amazing tattoo designs that will simply blow your mind. Written by a student of the famous Japanese tattoo master Horiyoshi III you are getting stories and knowledge from someone who knows tattooing at the very highest level.
This book covers the history of Japanese tattooing covering centuries of Japanese tattooing culture and looking at how it is different from the American style. Reading about the cultural differences of the tattooist is as impressive as the beautiful artwork this book also has. One thing the author really translates well to the read is his love and admiration for his mentor. You can tell right from the start that this is a person who really loves the art of tattooing.
One thing really special about this book that will interest any tattoo fan is that fast that many of the photos in this book of which there are over 2000, were taken exclusive for this book and can not bee seen anywhere else. This would make a great gift for any tattoo enthusiast out there with its beautiful artwork and informative stories this is one book that no one who has any interest in tattoos should be without. Even someone who is thinking of taking the plunge and getting there very first tattoo could benefit from this book. There is some amazing designs that you simply can not see anywhere else.