16 Ravishing Lotus And Water Lily Tattoos

jentheripper in Tattoo Ideas

It is one of the most famous paintings of History of Art: the water lilies of Monet. And in Buddhism, lotus is a very strong symbol.

These two gorgeous aquatic plants have many things in common. They are both members of the Nymphaeaceae vegetal family. Floating on water, they have inspired artists for centuries. Water lilies are important flowers in the culture of Ancient Egypt and India, while the lotus is even sacred in many Asian spiritualities. Their grace have inspired painters, from ancient Japanese art to Art Nouveau and modern art. Pure, luminous and delicate, lotus and water lily tattoos are expressing all the poetry of the real vegetals. If you have a weakness for flowers, you could fall for these ravishing lotus and water lily tattoos...

Romantic water lily nymphs by Abby Drielsma.
Romantic water lily nymphs by Abby Drielsma.
Watercolor lotus by Alvaro Ramirez.
Watercolor lotus by Alvaro Ramirez.
Great realistic piece by Ayako of MTL Tattoo.
Great realistic piece by Ayako of MTL Tattoo.
Amazing piece by Etink!
Amazing piece by Etink!
Elegant hip piece by Joey Pang...
Elegant hip piece by Joey Pang...

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