There’s nothing more aesthetically pleasing than a cat so it’s only natural that artists would use cats as subjects for their creations. Leonardo da Vinci even said, “The smallest feline is a masterpiece.”

Remember, before the Internet, people could only share pictures of cats through paintings so it’s only natural that artists included cats in many of their works. As everyone knows, nothing attracts a crowd to a picture faster than a picture of a cat.

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