A unique collection of pages of flash signed Spider Murphy’s, designed by the finest tattoo artists who over the years worked in the famous California studio. The contains 110 sheets (mostly unpublished) dedicated to the most authentic and at the same time original American tattoo, designed by Theo Mindell, Matt Howse, Stuart Cripwell, Paul Anthony Dobleman and Heather Bailey.
A tribute to the early tattoo flash used in the West that decorated the first tattoo shops with vessels, ships, Cadillac cars, sports cars, women with feathers and jewels and the world of the circus that in the 20s became the most curious and unique American fashion. Dreams for the dreamers that captured the fantasy of customers, taking them on journeys to faraway worlds, rearranged by Spider Murphy’s tattoo shop and published in this book. [Ordering instructions and photos on expanded page]
Spider Murphy’s Tattoo Flash, A Secret Language for Yesterday and Today
Series: The Great Books on the Art of Tattooing
Published by Mediafriends
Cover price: $130 Euro or $185 US (approx.)
SPECIAL OFFER: From now until Sept. 20, 2011 you can get your copy for only 100 Euro at the following website:www.tattoolife.com/books. The book will be released after September 20, 2011.
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