TATUIROVKA / Татуировка, by Andzhei Eli︠a︡sk -1997 Russian Tattoo Photos History
Татуировка / Tatuirovka
by Анджей Еляски / Andzheĭ Eli︠a︡ski
Published by: MET, Minsk, Belarus. 1997.
Hardback is overall in NEAR FINE condition.
- ISBN: 9856021650
- Volume displays minimal overall wear to covers and interior.
- Covers feature full-color photographs on front and back as well as white text, on black background. Title is in yellow on front.
- Boards display minimal edgewear and dust. Front board has slight horizontal warping, beginning 1.5" from upper edge. Back board exhibits a small scuff near upper edge, on photograph. (See photos)
- Spine has yellow and white lettering. Head has a light bump, more notable on shoulders. (See photos)
- Binding is secure with a little play.
- Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
- Pages 73 to 82 exhibit some vertical creases. (See photos)
- Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
A book of Russian tattoo, appears to include the history and origins of the practice, and what it became today. Illustrating the making and evolution of tribal tattoos, with numerous images of tribal warriors, the volume continues into the 20th century capturing an image of the art as it is now, with its changed meaning and purpose.
Lavishly illustrated with B&W artworks, and photographs, as well as full-color photographs. Includes a map and a diagram. Text is in Russian.
AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.
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