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History of Japanese Tattooing: What is Irezumi? Part 1

Irezumi
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Tattoos are a part of fashion, as well as something we see every day in the streets. A lot of people have very impressive designs that tempt us ...
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Lale Sokolov, The Tattooist Of Auschwitz And His Secret Love Story

Lale Sokolov
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Ludwig or better known as Lale Sokolov, was an Austro-Hungarian born Slovak-Australian businessman and Holocaust survivor. He was Jewish, and he was part of the first transport of ...
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The Battle Royale and Battleship Symbolic Tattoos: What They Mean?

Symbolic
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Tattoos have three categories: decorative with no specific meaning, symbolic with a specific meaning, and pictorial with a depiction of a person/item. Historically, tattoos have been regarded as ...
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History Of American Traditional Tattoos – Early Beginnings

History
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The history of American traditional tattoo carries a big part of the tattoo art in general. That also knows like the “old school” style. This style’s one of ...
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Alpha And Omega Is The Beginning And The End In Tattoo Symbolism

Alpha And Omega
Tattoo Meanings
The Greek letters are usually used in tattoos. Alpha and Omega are the beginning and the end in tattoo symbolism and meanings. These two letters are very rarely going separately. ...
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History Of Tattooing And Tattoo Art Part 4 (The New World)

The New World
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The history of tattooing and tattoo art in the new world is limited almost only to the reports of early investigators and the presence of some figurines. These ...
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The American Traditional Tattoos In Today’s Society

The American traditional tattoos
Blog Tattoo History
American traditional tattoos in today’s society are something completely normal. They are (hot) used the art form in every part of our living. They date back to the 19th century. ...
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History Of Tattooing And Tattoo Art Part 3 (The Bodysuit)

The Bodysuit
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The spectacular and sometimes nearly full-coverage tattoo which is known as “the bodysuit”, originated sometime around the 1700s. This is a reaction of some strict laws concerning conspicuous ...
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The Origin Of The Tattooing And Tattoo Art (The Inked Images)

Tattooing
Blog Tattoo History
Unluckily, it’s not known where the origin of the tattooing and tattoo art is from, as the historical and archaeological records of most forms of body art are ...
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TATTOO CULTURE AND THE SEARCH FOR IDENTITY

TATTOO CULTURE
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Michael Parkes, Contributor Whether you love or hate tattoos, they are a portal into the psyche and history of the people who get inked. Tribes, prisons, countries, pirates, ...
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