Grab your camouflage, rifle and bow, you’re about to discover the beauty of wildlife captured in ink. From small hunts to big game, discover the kingly and timeless sport of hunting.
For ages, the art of hunting has put man’s competitive skillful tracking and watchful eye against an elusive target.
From wild animals or game, including deer to fox, wild boar, pig, duck and more, the pursuit has been enjoyed since prehistoric times.
In Mesopotamia sculptures, you’ll find war chariots with kings hunting big game animals like lions. While in Ancient Greece, the Aristocracy had considered hunting to not only be a manly sport, but also admirable practice for war in times of peace. Hindu scriptures also deemed it to be an honorable occupation for a man.
During early Medieval Europe times, Johannes Scotus Eriugena, the famous theologian, philosopher, and poet once claimed hunting to be one of the seven mechanical arts.
Sport aside, hunting also has a place in specific pagan religion rituals. Not to mention, competitions of European sport hunters of the 19th century, who pursued game for hopes of a trophy.
No matter if you hunt for food or for sport, one thing you can be sure of is to be inspired by these 70 best hunting tattoos for men. Each idea symbolizes the majestic beauty of the great outdoors paired with masculine hunter designs.