Cats through the ages: the 1500s-1600s

Children Teaching  Cat to Read Steen

Jan Steen, 1663

Cats have inspired for centuries, and may I add, I think they will continue to do so 🙂 here follow a few interesting paintings from the 1500s, that have cats, nonetheless, as the undisputed protagonists!

annibale caracci 1590 Annibale Caracci, 1590

Supper at Emmaus Bassano

Jacopo Bassano, 1537


Francesco Bocchiacca, 1500s


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