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This Tumblr Shows the Striking Similarities Between Your Favorite Rappers and Historical Art

by Evan Siegel
What does a Renaissance-era van Eyck portrait share in common with the ATL Twins?  See for yourself:


Those pouts. Those hairdos. That swag. Coincidence or art history conspiracy? Whatever it is, Cecilia Azcarate calls it an "invisible conversation" on her hilarious Tumblr, B4-X16 (beforesixteen) that points out all the similarities between your favorite rappers (and scenesters) and ancient/Renaissance art. See for yourself how much Rick Ross resembles Henry VIII, or how much this statue looks like Kanye:

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