15 Powerful Hokusai Wave Tattoos

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Hokusai's woodblock print of the Great Wave Off Kanagawa is an iconic piece of art, and these Hokusai wave tattoos capture it perfectly!

Published sometime between 1830 and 1833 the Great Wave Off Kanagawa is a woodblock print produced by famous Japanese artist Hokusai. It is by far Hokusai's most famous work and one of the most iconic pieces of Japanese art in the world. We've shown you some of the Japanese wave tattoos its inspired before and now we're bringing you a more focused look at Hokusai wave tattoos!!

Great Wave Off Kanagawa
Great Wave Off Kanagawa

A stunning and renowned print the Great Wave Off Kanagawa looks just as good on skin as it does on its original printing, so enjoy these powerful Hokusai wave tattoos!

Hokusai Wave Tattoo by Angus Wood
Hokusai Wave Tattoo by Angus Wood
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Geometric Style Hokusai Wave Tattoo by Asao
Hokusai Wave Tattoo by Betsy Butler
Hokusai Wave Tattoo by Betsy Butler

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