The Beautiful Black Tattoos of Ilja Hummel

These black, eerie beautiful tattoos by Ilja Hummel will blow you guys away!

Ilja Hummel is a tattoo artist from Essen, Germany. The tattoo style of Ilja Hummel is black work with a great understanding of the technical aspects of tattooing. This is reflected in Ilja Hummel's sophisticated shading style and composition. The works are reminiscent of old book illustrations, particularly etching. The bold black look and the combination of the style and placement makes Hummel's tattoo works stand out from the bunch.

Rabbit tattoo by Ilja Hummel.
Rabbit tattoo by Ilja Hummel.
Etching style stomach tattoo by llja Hummel.
Etching style stomach tattoo by llja Hummel.
Dagger x skull tattoo by Ilja Hummel, look at the way the skull was shaded!
Dagger x skull tattoo by Ilja Hummel, look at the way the skull was shaded!
Tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Sternum tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Sternum tattoo by Ilja Hummel

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Etching style angel tattoo by Ilja Hummel.
Etching style angel tattoo by Ilja Hummel.
Tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Demon etching tattoo style by Ilja Hummel.
Demon etching tattoo style by Ilja Hummel.
Beautiful shading by Ilja Hummel on this tattoo.
Beautiful shading by Ilja Hummel on this tattoo.
Classic dagger and rose Ilja Hummel style.
Classic dagger and rose Ilja Hummel style.
Moth tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Moth tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Hannya by Ilja Hummel
Hannya by Ilja Hummel
Flaming heart and daggers by Ilja Hummel.
Flaming heart and daggers by Ilja Hummel.
tattoo by Ilja Hummel
tattoo by Ilja Hummel
Skull lady by Ilja Hummel, incredible shading and detail.
Skull lady by Ilja Hummel, incredible shading and detail.
Demon head by Ilja Hummel.
Demon head by Ilja Hummel.

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A tattoo artist working at Good Hand Tattoo, Metro Manila, Philippines. Forever a student of tattooing, art and life. A loving husband and a proud father of three. Follow me on Instagram @rcallejatattoo

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