Cats have been big in art lately, with gimmicky stories like the Walker Art Center’s Cat Video Film Festival and the Hermitage Museum’s furry guards. Now the animal has found its spot in the canon of art history as well. The latest feline find juxtaposes iconic paintings with photos of cats in corresponding poses. The combination of painted masterpiece and typical internet cat fare is kind of brilliant. Scroll through the slideshow to find kitty versions of paintings by Titian, Ingres, Sargent, and Cezanne, to name just a few.
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