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Cat's in the History of Art

No animal captivated the audience like the humble house cat in the age of the internet. Cats whether captured in a playful ceramic artwork like: or immortalized by a strange video, these portraits have proved the modern prowess of the animal today. Cat pictures ' popularity did not begin with social media. Indeed, images have been an artistic staple since time immemorial.

Cats have stolen the show for centuries from ancient paintings to more modern graphic design. Here we explore the role of the cat in art history, paying special attention to the genres and movements that seem to favor feline subjects in particular.

Contemporary Cat Art
Given the popularity of our feline friends, it is not surprising that the best artists of today often choose to include cats in their work.

Image courtesy of Where feline owners are fanatics and love cat d├ęcor of any kind. These depictions are diverse and eclectic, just like the contemporary …

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