We all love these colorful watercolor tattoos and vibrant geometric designs, but the classic elegance of colorless tattoos in black and gray has kept them up to date in the history of the art form.
What appears to be solid tattoos with black ink is usually a combination of black and gray ink – gray is necessary for most shadows, but not all the time.
In this article we take a look at some pretty spectacular examples of black and gray ink tattoos in men.
This tropical world map.
This epic fullback piece.
This magnificent sleeve.
This old Chinese painting.
This extraordinary owl on the chest.
These cliffs in paradise.
These spiritual roots.
This sketch-style circular dragon.
This nature-filled silhouette.