Bushido: Legacies of the Japanese Tattoo

Bushido: Legacies of the Japanese Tattoo

by Takahiro Kitamura, Katie M. Kitamura
     
 

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A journey through the elusive world of traditional Japanese tattooing, based largely on Takahiro's experiences as a client and student of the master Hiryoshi III. He and Katie trace bushido, the samurai code of chivalry, through the imagery and interpersonal dynamics of the veiled subculture. They include over 200 color photographs of Horiyoshi's work, and five unpublished prints by him in a format similar to that in his . The page titled Index is blank. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764312014
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
262,693
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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