Archive for the Cats in Art Category

Yes…cats are brilliant…

Posted in Cats in Art with tags , , , , , , on March 10, 2016 by Mj Rains

cats are brilliant

Black Cats…

Posted in Cats in Art with tags , , , , , , on October 15, 2014 by Mj Rains


I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat. – Edgar Allen Poe


A man is like a cat; chase him and he will run, sit still and ignore him and he’ll come purring at your feet. – Helen Rowland


When I played in the sandbox, the cat kept covering me up. – Rodney Dangerfield


Posted in Cats in Art with tags , , , , , , , , , , on February 21, 2013 by Mj Rains

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The pusses from Tumblr and Photogenic Felines, my fave cat Tumblr blog!

Posted in Cats in Art with tags , , , , , , , , , on December 20, 2011 by Mj Rains

Isn’t it funny that at Christmas something in you gets so lonely for – I don’t know what exactly, but it’s something that you don’t mind so much not having at other times. 

~Kate L. Bosher

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Cemetery Cats

Posted in Cats in Art with tags , , , , , , , on October 21, 2011 by Mj Rains

Artist quote: “there are hundreds of cats living in a cemetery of Sao Paulo…resting on the tombs…” ~ poivre

Lafayette Cemetery is located in Historical Gardens District. New Orleans, Louisiana. Location used in Anne Rice novels.  Lafayette Cemetery Cat by SalemCat

From what I’ve found there are many feral cats living in cemeteries. Perhaps it’s the warmth of the sun on the stone that attracts them to sit on the grave markers…or perhaps it’s something else altogether….

Artist note: “A black cat seen at the Pere-Lachaise Cemetery in Paris. Cemetery Queen by marielf   

Sleeping cat in Yanaka cemetery in Tokyo. Photo: syna1

The cat in the cemetery by Bulentcalli. Taken in Istanbul.

Cemetery in London. Photo: thelost82

Black as a Cat
photo by Waterproof Velvet

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