Traditional Tattoo in Japan: HORIKAZU
Year of publication 2012
Pages 492 pages
Mass width 299 mm, height 299 mm, thickness 43 mm
Weight 3715 g
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Traditional Tattoo in Japan: HORIKAZU. Lifework of the Tattoo Master from Asakusa in Tokio is a highlight for all fans of tattoo, and Japan as well!
Downright sensational, and uniqe up to date is a series of full-page pictures of Horikazus clients, presenting their full body tattoos openly and with self-confidence. HORIKAZU is an iconographical benchmark, and contains a fully comprehensive account of traditional Japanese tattooing. Functioning and techniques of this handicraft are shown in-depth. Furthermore you will experience the fascinating esthetics, and the complex conception of motifs in traditional Japanese tattoos - displayed in gorgeous photographs, from Koi to Kabuki, from Buddha to Benzaiten.