Tathunting for Russian Criminal tattoos

Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Volume I by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell, Sergei Vasiliev, Danzig Baldaev. This would be fascinating bedside reading.

Great site about Russian Criminal Tattoos. (I shall not forgive betrayal!  A male or female ‘gypsy’ youth tattoo.)

Great site about Russian Criminal Tattoos. (I shall not forgive betrayal! A male or female ‘gypsy’ youth tattoo.

Russian Prison Tattoos - Part 1 of 2 Spider/Spider Web – Drug User/ Addict Monastery/Church/Castle – A common tattoo rep the bearer’s time insider, the no of towers to the building usually denotes the no of years

Russian Prison Tattoos - Part 1 of 2 Spider/Spider Web – Drug User/ Addict Monastery/Church/Castle – A common tattoo rep the bearer’s time insider, the no of towers to the building usually denotes the no of years Más

The correct English text should read "Satan, not God, rules the world!" Satan is depicted as a woman holding the globe.

russian-criminal-tattoos: The correct English text should read ‘Satan, not God, rules the world! Satan is depicted as a woman holding the globe.

about Tattoos on Pinterest | Traditional Russian criminal tattoo ...

about Tattoos on Pinterest | Traditional Russian criminal tattoo ...

Danzig Baldaev’s Prison House of Flesh: Design Observer

Danzig Baldaev’s Prison House of Flesh

Rick Poynor on the Russian prison tattoo flash art of Danzig Baldaev on show in London along with photographs of tattooed prisoners by Sergei Vasiliev.

Russian criminal tattoo, antisocial, anticommunist, labor camp, prison, flash, source http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2013/11/25/gulag_ink_decoding_russian_prison_tattoos

Danzig Baldaev - notes on tattoos from inmates in Soviet Prisons and Labour camps

Russian Prison Tattoos

russian-criminal-tattoos: Translation: ‘Take out bitches, stool-pigeons and traitors!’ The acronym ‘MIR’ spells the word for peace and stands for ‘Shooting will reform me’.

Russian prison tattoos

Russian Criminal Tattoos

Sergei Vasiliev’s photographs of Russian Criminal Tattoos are part of a three part encyclopaedia/archive on the subject. Vasiliev photographed between 1989 and 1993 in prisons and reform sett…

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