Eight Times Hip-Hop Perfectly Recreated Pre-Sixteenth Century Art

An enterprising art scholar/Tumblr user named @ceciliaazcarate has spotted the numerous parallels between pre-Renaissance art and modern hip-hop. Looking through the collection it's hard not to feel slightly like you've travelled through time...

[subheader]Unknown German painter c1560 / Kanye West[/subheader]

[subheader]Hugo Van Der Goes c1450 / Wiz Khalifa[/subheader]

[subheader]Lucas Cranach 1514 / Takeoff[/subheader]

[subheader]Hans Holbein c1540 / Rick Ross[/subheader]

[subheader]Jan Van Eyk 1432 / The ATL Twins[/subheader]

[subheader]Quentin Massys 1520 / 2Chainz[/subheader]

[subheader]Masters of the Acts of Mercy c1465 / A$AP Ferg[/subheader]

[subheader]Morata Mastere c1450 / Future[/subheader]