25 Splendid Japanese Tattoo Art

The art of tattooing in Japanese is called as Irezumi and is a process of insertion of the ink on various parts under the skin. The purpose of tattooing in the earlier days as extended to the spiritual as well as decorative purposes. Today the art of tattooing is more of style. In general Japanese tattoo arts include the dragons, Koi themes, deities and lot more with extremely brilliant colours. Often the traditional Japanese tattoos include symbols in the Japanese script and lot more varied themes.

In few places this practice of tattooing is used as a punishment but in most parts of the modern Japan these Japanese tattoo arts can be considered to restore the traditional Japanese culture to the west. Tattooing has been popular and is also gaining popularity in modern Japan. In order to get a tattoo one should be careful enough to choose an artist creating it, kind of ink used and also the region of the body they choose. Tattoo design should also be chosen with immense care as they leave a permanent coloration below the skin.

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Perfect Japanese Sleeve

The given image displays a colourful Japanese tattoo art covering the major portion of the sleeve.

Perfect Japanese Sleeve

Perfect Japanese Sleeve

The Koi and the Dragon Ink

The given image is a dual coloured chest Japanese tattoo art with the Koi them.

The Koi and the Dragon Ink

The Koi and the Dragon Ink

Colourful Back Art

The given image is an extremely colourful Japanese tattoo art at the back.

Colourful Back Art

Colourful Back Art

A Flaming Back Tattoo

The given image is an extremely bright coloured Japanese tattoo art at the back. The flaming hues add more to the tattoo.

A Flaming Back Tattoo

A Flaming Back Tattoo

Gaikkin’s Work in Black Ink

The given image displays a Japanese tattoo art covering the sleeve in black ink.

Gaikkin’s Work in Black Ink

Gaikkin’s Work in Black Ink

The Ferocious Tiger

The given image displays a ferocious tiger in the Japanese tattoo art extending from sleeve to the shoulder.

The Ferocious Tiger

The Ferocious Tiger

The Great Matsuri Back Tattoo

The given image displays a great Matsuri Japanese tattoo art covering the back portion.

The Great Matsuri Back Tattoo

The Great Matsuri Back Tattoo

The Koi Tattoo on the Back

The given image displays a Japanese tattoo art at the back with a Fish i.e., the Koi theme.

The Koi Tattoo on the Back

The Koi Tattoo on the Back

A Traditional Japanese art at the Front

The given image displays a traditional Japanese tattoo art covering the whole front part.

A Traditional Japanese art at the Front

A Traditional Japanese art at the Front

The Dragon in Ink

The given image displays a colourful Japanese tattoo art with dragon theme extending from sleeve to shoulder.

The Dragon in Ink

The Dragon in Ink

Floral Japanese Shirt Tattoo

The given image displays a shirt tattoo, a Japanese tattoo art with dragons and floral themes.

Floral Japanese Shirt Tattoo

Floral Japanese Shirt Tattoo

The Dragon at the Back

The given image is a black back Japanese tattoo art covering Dragon Phoenix and the Back piece.

The Dragon at the Back

The Dragon at the Back

Colourful Sleeve Tattoo

The given image displays a captivating and a colourful Japanese art tattoo with Dragon and flowers.

Colourful Sleeve Tattoo

Colourful Sleeve Tattoo

Complete Japanese Front Tattoo

The given image displays a complete Japanese tattoo art at the front. It seems captivating with three fourth sleeves covered.

Complete Japanese Front Tattoo

Complete Japanese Front Tattoo

Japanese Half Sleeve Tattoo

The given image displays an alluring Japanese tattoo art covering half of the sleeve.

Japanese Half Sleeve Tattoo

Japanese Half Sleeve Tattoo

Ink with a Sword

The given image is Japanese tattoo art at the back. The intricate tattoo design projects a man seen with a sword.

Ink with a Sword

Ink with a Sword

Buddhist Deities in Ink

The given image displays a Japanese tattoo art in black ink. It depicts a Buddhist deity carefully designed at the back.

Buddhist Deities in Ink

Buddhist Deities in Ink

Dragon at the Back

The given image displays a Japanese tattoo art in black ink at the back. It is a complicate dragon tattoo.

Dragon at the Back

Dragon at the Back

Buddha at the Back

The given image displays the saint Buddha in black ink. An perfect Japanese tattoo art.

Buddha at the Back

Buddha at the Back

A Pecking Crow

The given image is a Japanese tattoo art holding a fruit pecking crow on the branch.

A Pecking Crow

A Pecking Crow

A Tattoo on the Side

The given picture displays a man with a sword on the edge of a cliff in the Japanese tattoo art on the side part.

A Tattoo on the Side

A Tattoo on the Side

Whole Body Tattoo

The given picture displays a Japanese tattoo art covering the whole body. It is a multi coloured unique Japanese back piece.

Whole Body Tattoo

Whole Body Tattoo

A Black and Coloured Ink Art

The given picture displays a Japanese tattoo art at the back and extending up to the sleeve. It is designed in multi coloured ink.

A Black and Coloured Ink Art

A Black and Coloured Ink Art

Elevated Japanese Star Tattoo

The given picture displays a Japanese tattoo art with an elevated star on the side.

Elevated Japanese Star Tattoo

Elevated Japanese Star Tattoo

Ink Designer Sleeve

The given image displays a lovely Japanese tattoo art sleeve in Black ink. The features like birds and sky enhance the tattoo appearance.

Ink Designer Sleeve

Ink Designer Sleeve

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