Quite simply Japanese style tattoos are awesome, the style, the images, the meaning, the colours, everything about Japanese inspired tattoos makes them some of the best tattoos to have. More common among Japanese tattoos are dragons, tigers, koi fish, cherry blossoms and of course the Japanese wave tattoo.
Recognised as one of the most famous pieces of Japanese art Hokusai's wave is a clear influence in most Japanese wave tattoos, his style and colour the foundation for some amazing body art. Hokusai's influence can clearly be seen in each and every single wave tattoo shown in this article! Enjoy!