Paintings of cats

Painting (Picture) : На крыше
2016 y. / 40x50 cm
Contract price
Painting (Picture) : Boatman
2016 y. / 50x30 cm
Contract price
Painting (Picture) : cummer
2016 y. / 38x55 cm
120 $
Painting (Picture) : March troublemaker
2016 y. / 45x55 cm
150 $
Painting (Picture) : The lady with a cat
2016 y. / 35x60 cm
130 $
Painting (Picture) : Cat Timothy on the bike
1914 y. / 28x40 cm
18 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : Old tomcat
1914 y. / 28x40 cm
27 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : New kitty
2001 y. / 57x98 cm
400 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : Cat
2016 y. / 40x60 cm
1 600 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : Свидание на крыше
2016 y. / 50x40 cm
9 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : There were kittens on the piano
2016 y. / 50x60 cm
23 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : After the fight
2016 y. / 33x40 cm
50 $
Painting (Picture) : lovers
2016 y. / 30x40 cm
50 $
Painting (Picture) : Boatman
2016 y. / 30x40 cm
Contract price
Painting (Picture) : Серый
2016 y. / 37x40 cm
Contract price
Painting (Picture) : Dreams
2016 y. / 45x35 cm
130 $
Painting (Picture) : Romashka leto
2016 y. / 50x40 cm
7 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : Pervaya oseny
2016 y. / 50x40 cm
7 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : Cat dreamer
2016 y. / 58x75 cm
150 $
Painting (Picture) : St. Petersburg's cats
2016 y. / 30x40 cm
10 000 Rubles

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paintings of cats

Paintings of cats

Cat painting

A cat

Painting of cat image

Paintings of cats’ images

Painting a lioness

Painting a lion

Lions in paintings

Picture of house cat

Painting a leopard

Painting a cougar

Paintings of cats. Painting a cat. A cat.

Atrtists’s paintings about cats.

Cat. Domestic cats. Wild Cats. Forest Cats. With zoological point of view, the domestic cat is a mammal of the cat family of predatory unit. Earlier a domestic cat was often seen as separate biological specie. From the point of view of modern biological systematic a domestic cat is a subspecies of forest cat.

A cat. Art painting of cats. Paintings of cat image. The cat is a solitary hunter on rodents and other small animals; the cat is a social animal that uses for communication a wide range of audio signals as well as pheromones and body movements.

Cat. Love for cats. Paintings depicting cats. Over 10,000 years cats were appreciated by man for the ability to hunt on rodents and other household vermin.

Cat. The variety of cats. Love for cats. Paintings depicting cats. Currently there are more than 600 million domestic cats, more than 200 breeds are derived:  from long-haired (Persian cat) to the hairless (Sphinx), recognized and registered by various feline organizations.

Cat. History of Cats. Paintings depicting cats. Cat domestication occurred about 9,500 years ago in the Middle East, in the Fertile Crescent, where the earliest human civilizations has originated and developed. Cat domestication began during the man’s transition to a sedentary life along with the development of agriculture, when there were excesses of food and a need for its conservation and protection from rodents.

Cat. History of Cats. Paintings depicting cats. Previously, scientists believed that the ancient Egyptians were the first who domesticated cats. However, the earliest evidence of cat domestication took place in 2000-1900 years B.C by the ancient Egyptians: it was recently discovered that in ancient Egypt the domestic cat came, as in Cyprus, from the Fertile Crescent (Anatolia). Nowadays the cat is one of the most popular pets.

Cat. Cats. Paintings depicting cats.  Painting of steppe cat. Painting of forest cat. Paintings of domestic cats. Cats are light and graceful animals. Cats are associated with a large variety of legends, myths and fairy tales.

Cat. Love for cats. Paintings depicting cats. Being one of the most popular companion animals, the cat is in constant interaction with a man and therefore its behavior is a subject to its strong impact. But despite this, the cats perceive the world intuitively and they like to do things their own way.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Image of cats. Paintings depicting cats.


Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. In Ancient Egypt the cat was considered not only useful, but also a sacred animal, "a good genius of home", a guardian of the home and it was taken under the protection of the law. Because of the mystery, a night life, glowing eyes in darkness, a fertility and femininity of this graceful animal was dedicated to the goddess of Moon, fertility and childbearing, Bast or Bastet, depicted with a cat's head. Death penalty was applied for killing a cat, sometimes finger or hand was cut off. When the cat had natural death, mourning was declared in the house, all the inhabitants of it cut hair and plucked eyebrows, and very often the cat was embalmed and buried with full honors in a special cemetery. A large number of cat mummies were found in the tombs of the pharaohs.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Cat serves as the embodiment of the divine character in mythological tradition.


Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Image of cats. Paintings of cats. Egyptian goddess Bast, who associated with joy and gladness, was usually depicted as a woman with a cat's head. In the city of Bubastis - the center of the cult of Bast - a cemetery of cats was discovered. According to the laws of this city accidental damage to cats and especially their murder was punishable by death.


Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. Domestic cat entered into other countries out of Egypt, but it took a long time. In Europe, it has become known about 2 thousand years ago. The first mention about the emergence of cats in Europe can be found in Plutarch in I century A.D.


Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. In ancient Rome, the cat - this proud and freedom-loving animal - served as a symbol of freedom and independence; it has been indispensable attribute of the goddess of freedom Libertas and was depicted along with her.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. In France, the cats were considered as magical animals. Black and white cats were endowed with special miracle properties. In the middle Ages, the Inquisition declared cats as instrument of the devil. They burned and sank them with the "witches." Many superstitions were generally associated with cats and most of them are rather naive than absurd.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. In the folk tradition, for example, in Lithuanian texts, the opponent of a fantastic hero- Perekunas, a devil, turns into a black cat, sometimes with red eyes.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. In the Latvian tradition devil with cow's feet, facing the thunder-lightning turns into a black cat and hiding near the man.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. A fabulous hero, the monster’s winner Ivan Popyalov, the eponymous hero of the Belarusian tale, can turn into the cat.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats.  In other Slavic fairy tales a monster can turn into a cat. For example, in the tale of the Will-Volovich, the hero meets "a cat with enormous eyes staring", blustering to eat it.


Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Dissemination of cats. Paintings of cats. In different poetic traditions there are images of an erudite cat, a monster Kot Baiyun, that "was sitting on the column, breaking all the people, putting them to irresistible sleep and telling tales", as well as cats could be an award to a hero for his service.


Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Unusualness of cats. Paintings of cats.  There is a belief about the special cat devil among North American Indians.

Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Unusualness of cats. Paintings of cats.  The Japanese regarded cat as a malicious creature with supernatural power and attributed to it features of vampirism.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Unusualness of cats. Paintings of cats.  The Chinese, by contrast, believed in the ability of cats to dissipate evil spirits.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Unusualness of cats. Paintings of cats.  The satirical scene "The Battle of mice and cats" was spread in the European medieval art.

 Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Unusualness of cats. Paintings of cats.  There was a time when among the Russian Old Believers, in the early XVIII century, the cat appeared as a satirical image of Peter I.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Love to cats. Paintings of cats.  Until now, in many countries, there is a tradition to let a cat enter a new home for the first time, so the happiness and well-being will not leave home.

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Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Art about cat. Paintings of cats.   In ancient traditions, beliefs and superstitions, cats had a very big meaning. The folklore that is in the Ozark Mountains (USA) is quite interesting. If a girl is not sure whether to take the offer of marriage, she trusts her decision to a cat. The truth is that cats are well versed in the people. However, along with this tradition, the bride doesn’t simply ask a cat, she takes three hairs from the cat's tail, wraps them in a paper bag and puts it under the threshold. The next morning she unfolds a piece of paper and looks what has happened to the hairs overnight. If the hairs took the form of a letter «Y» (initial letter of «yes», that is to say "yes" in English), the proposal is accepted, and if the hairs were formed in the letter «N» («no» - «No"), then admirer is refused.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Art about cat. Paintings of cats.   Another superstition about cats came to us from Thailand. It says that for a marriage to be happy and successful, a bride and a groom have to let to the bedroom on their wedding night a cat - preferably bid, agile and with long whiskers.

Cat. Legends about cats. Myths about cats. Art about cats. Paintings of cats.   American folk wisdom from the XIX century, teaches: "Although it is believed that black cats bring misfortune, a wandering cat, particularly if it's black, necessarily portends good fortune. If the black cat came to your door, let it in and be kind to it. "

Cat. Pictures of cats. Artists about cats.  Paintings of our favorite cats. Cat. Art about cat. Artists depicting cats. Paintings with cats. Painting lioness.

Cat. Art about the cat. Animalism with cats. Paintings with cats. Painting lion

Cat. Art about the cat. Animalism with cats. Paintings with cats. Lions on pictures

Cat. Art about the cat. Animalism with cats. Paintings a domestic cat.

Cat. Animal art of Cats. Paintings with cats. Painting leopard.

Cat. Art about the wild cats. Paintings with cats. Painting cougar.


Cats are wonderful and beautiful animals.

Domestic cat is a sweet friend. We love cats.

Cat. Art about Cat. Artists about cats. Poets about Cats. Music and songs about cats.

Paintings of cats, painting a cat, painting a domestic cat, painting a forest cat, painting a wild cat - We love cats!

 

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