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A crimson fish wrestles a man. A horned demon stares menacingly. These vivid scenes are tattoos, created in pain, incised in the flesh of the Yakuza, Japan's feared secret society of gangsters. They are the visions of the Irezumi, the legendary tattoo artists, who spend years creating living masterpieces. Photographer Sandi Fellman describes this strange and violent world both in her text and in her stunning, large Polaroid photographs.

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A collection of photographs of the Irezumi, a secretive group of people drawn from the Japanese underworld who have chosen to have themselves transformed through tattooing into living works of art.

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ISBN:
9780896597983
Designed:
Thomas, D. M.
Publisher:
Abbeville Press
Designed by:
Thomas, D. M.
Designed:
Thomas, D. M.
Author:
Fellman, Sandi
Author:
Thomas, D. M.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
Japan Social life and customs.
Subject:
Tattooing -- Japan.
Subject:
Beauty and Fashion-Beauty General
Subject:
Asian
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19871231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
12 x 10 in 25.6 oz

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