It is clear that Mark Cross is influenced from old school tattoos, but his work seems even bolder—i.e. the outline, shading, and coloring. He is also inspired by other artists such as Devon Blood, and graffitist ORFN.
Warning: Contains nudity.
Photos © Mark Cross Reference: "Interview with Mark Cross." Swallows&Daggers. March 22, 2010. Link via Ink Butter