Rapper Nicki Minaj is going back in time for the November Art & Fashion Issue of W magazine.
The First Lady Of Young Money is transformed into a fancy 18th-century courtesan by Italian artist Francesco Vezzoli. The 28-year-old dons a Dior Haute Couture silk chiffon embroidered gown and sports a humongous side-bun on the cover.
Styled by Edward Enninful, the ‘Fly’ singer recreates four iconic portraits of the most famous courtesans in history including the Marquise de – Montespan, Comtesse du Barry (on the cover), Madame de Pompadour and Madame Rimsky-Korsakov. Check it all out below: