Vintage Tattoos: The Book of Old-School Skin Art

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Tattoos have gone from badges of rebellion to fashion statements fully absorbed into mainstream culture. They are enjoying a renaissance, with graphic designers and artists creating specialty tattoos for a growing audience, unleashing a revival of interest in the bawdy vintage tattoo. Old school tattoos are being rediscovered (sometimes ironically, sometimes not) by a new generation. Originally embraced by rebels, sailors, and gangsters, these tattoos--broken hearts, naked girls, floral motifs, and maritime emblems--are now ...

Vintage Tattoos: The Book of Old-School Skin Art 2009, Universe Publishing(NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780789318244

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