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Japanese tattoos at the Asian Art Museum

3 monthes ago   |   By Chez Namaste Nancy

More than 60 works on loan from the museum of Fine Arts in Boston comprise the exhibition “Tattoos in Japanese Prints” at the Asian Art Museum, on display through Aug. 18. The woodcuts are what remain of the popular art of urban life in Japan, specifically 19th-century tattoo culture.
Japanese tattoo artists began their craft back in the Yayoi period. Back then, Japanese tattoos were associated with spirituality and status symbol, separating the master from the slave. However, in the Kofun period , things changed and tattoos began to have a negative connotation since they were used as...
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