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Émile Munier (Francia, 1840-1895). Her best friend, detail.

Annael (Anelia Pavlova) - Friends

Young woman and boy holding a cat (detail), John Hoppner (1758-1810)

Le miroir et la chandelle

Portrait of the Cat Armellino with a Sonnet- Giovanni Reder (1750)

Paradise Found

Bastet (or Bast) is a feline goddess of ancient Egyptian religion who was worshipped at least since the Second Dynasty. Bastet began as a Lioness Goddess, and Gradually became a Cat Goddess. One myth relates that a lioness, fiery and wrathful, was once cooled down by the water of the lake, transformed into a gentle cat and settled in a temple. Bast was a Goddess of the Sun throughout most of Ancient Egyptian history, but later when she was changed into a Cat .

Best of friends | Henriette Ronner-Knip


Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725–1805) - Detail "Le Dévidoir" (The Wool Winder), circa 1759

"Sweet Inquisition," pastel painting by Sandy Byers

by Carl Reichert (1836–1918), Austrian animal painter.