Japanese Art and Tattoo Reference Book Kuniyoshi's Suikoden in Outline Notes about theme: - Kuniyoshi is one of Japan's most famous ukiyo-e artist noted for visually dramatic and heroic imagery. Suikoden are immortals of Japanese lore. They are popular themes of traditional Japanese full-body tattoos. Book description: Stunning, large folio-style book designed for Japanese full-body tattoo artist, from the Japan Tattoo Institute. There are over 70 large illustrations in the book that show the exact line work from actual Kuniyoshi ukiyo-e masterpieces.The back of the book contains smaller color-plate reproduction reference of each work, but this book exists to give tattoo artist a large and accurate guide for the all important line work. Text is incidental (see specifications below). This is an essential collection for any serious tattoo artist with the ambition of capturing Japanese style tattoo motifs. Book Specification: - Text: Japanese intro.
& list of works in appendix. Titles shown in English in Table of Contents & picture captions. 104 pages - Large folio-style format: 26 x 36.5 cm (2.54 cm = 1 inch) - Soft Bound - Printed on quality thick white stock - Condition: New Please note: - Currency & ruler shown in pictures below are for size reference only, and are NOT included. Currency shown for size reference only.The item "Japan Tattoo Art Outline Book Kuniyoshi Suikoden Heros" is in sale since Monday, January 9, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "aboutjapan" and is located in Tokyo, Japan. This item can be shipped worldwide.