Les Tatouages du “Milieu”

Written by poet, journalist, and lexicographer Robert Giraud and police inspector and later historian Jacques Delarue (Inspecteur a la Direction des Services de Police judiciaire de la Surete nationale), this scarce, early book on tattooing was intended for an audience of police officers and criminologists. Illustrated throughout in 80 tattoo drawings by Jacques Delarue and 80 black and white photographs, eleven of which are by humanist photographer Robert Doisneau.

Text: Giraud Robert, Delarue Jacques. pp. 54; 80 BW ills.; hardcover. Publisher: La Roulotte, Paris, 1950.

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Written by poet, journalist, and lexicographer Robert Giraud and police inspector and later historian Jacques Delarue (Inspecteur a la Direction des Services de Police judiciaire de la Surete nationale), this scarce, early book on tattooing was intended for an audience of police officers and criminologists. Illustrated throughout in 80 tattoo drawings by Jacques Delarue and 80 black and white photographs, eleven of which are by humanist photographer Robert Doisneau.

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