Wearable art: An exploration of tattoos past and present Whether you re thinking of getting a tattoo or just want to see to what lengths others have gone in decorating their bodies, this is the book to check out.
This edition of1000 Tattoosexplores the history of the art worldwide via designs and photos from 19th-century engravings to tribal body art, from circus ladies of the 20s to classic biker designs giving a fascinating insight into the art of tattooing.
About the Series: Bibliotheca Universalis Compact cultural companions celebrating the eclectic TASCHEN universe at an unbeatable, democratic price!Since we started our work as cultural archaeologists in 1980, the name TASCHEN has become synonymous with accessible, open-minded publishing.Bibliotheca Universalisbrings together nearly 100 of our all-time favorite titles in a neat new format so you can curate your own affordable library of art, anthropology, and aphrodisia.Bookworm s delight never bore, always excite!
Text in English, French, and German "
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 544 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations
- Publisher: Taschen GmbH
- Publication Date: 15/03/2014
- Category: Body art & tattooing
- ISBN: 9783836549929