HISTORY OF INDIAN HEAD DESIGN

THIS TATTOO OF AN INDIAN HEAD DONE AT JUST GOOD TATTOOS EINDHOVEN BY MARCUS KUHN IS BASED ON A LONG LINE OF INDIAN HEADS THAT HAVE BEEN A VERY TRADITIONAL DESIGN IN WESTERN TATTOOING FOR ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY YEARS.THE DESIGN STARTED WITH CARNIVAL MYTHOLOGY AND BECAUSE OF THE WILD WEST IN THE AMERICAN IMAGINATION AT THE BEGINNING OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY IT BECAME A VERY POPULAR TATTOO.THESE TWO ANTIQUE PHOTOS SHOW MEN WITH THE INDIAN HEAD FROM EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICA.BECAUSE OF A RENEWED INTEREST IN THE CLASSICS I WAS AND AM LUCKY TO GET TO TATTOO THESE OLD CLASSICS ,FULL OF RICH TRADITION AND HISTORICAL POWER.THE STYLE WITH STRONG LINES AND BLACK WHIP SHADING AGAINST STRONG FIELDS OF COLOUR WORKS AND LASTS..BOLD WILL HOLD..REMEMBER THAT WHEN YOU GET TATTOOED..ITS FOR LIFE..LOOK TO THE LESSONS OF THE PAST..CHEERS GYPSY GENTLEMAN MARCUS KUHN TATTOOS EINDHOVEN NETHERLANDS
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