'Modern Koi', Inspired by "Koi Traditional Japanese Painting", Watercolor Illustration by Jennifer Kraska [b., American], ~ [Isn't a tattoo but it has a similar theme to my idea. A beautiful sketch like this would be stunning].
Boy Viewing Mount Fuji 1839 Katsushika Hokusai, (Japanese, Edo period Ink and color on silk H: W: cm Japan Gift of Charles Lang Freer Boy Viewing Mount Fuji Bodhisattva Page from the Ishiyama-gire Kiyosu Bridge
Now as a spirit I shall roam The summer fields ~Hokusai - written just before his death. This picture has special meaning for me since it was on a very thoughtfully written card from my ninth grade geometry teacher.