JACOBUS VAN DYN

Tattoo // Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Born in South Africa in 1896 little is known about Van Dyn’s life, but what is known is suitably sensational and shocking. Other than being well know for having a highly decorated face in more conservative times Van Dyn was also known for being a regular at Speakers Corner in Hyde Park telling whoever would listen about his scandalous life. Tattooed by the great George Burchett in the 1930?s and rumoured to have worked for Al Capone as a gun runner...

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