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Famous Artists Photographed With Their Cats
Flavorwire ^ | Apr 27, 2013 | Alison Nastasi

Posted on 04/29/2013 11:00:03 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows

Tracey Emin’s recent interview with the Daily Mail revealed that the divisive artist is currently working on sculptures of her cat — and we promise that’s not a euphemism. “He’s a good little soul to have around. He stops me from feeling alone,” she said of her beloved pet, Docket. Artists have often looked to their feline friends for inspiration throughout history. The mewing muses were the gods of their own religion in ancient Egypt, and not much has changed since then. Everyone knows cats own the Internet (sorry, dogs). See what kitten companions have melted the hearts of artists in our gallery, and let us know if there’s an amazing cat we missed in the comments.

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TOPICS: Arts/Photography; Pets/Animals
KEYWORDS: kittyping
Pix at source.
1 posted on 04/29/2013 11:00:03 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows
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2 posted on 04/29/2013 11:00:53 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows
Love the B&W images!


3 posted on 04/29/2013 11:07:28 PM PDT by Daffynition (Stand Your Ground)
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To: Slings and Arrows

Unknown artist with his cat " Sparky"

4 posted on 04/29/2013 11:23:03 PM PDT by woofie
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To: Daffynition

It’s Lil’ Bub!


5 posted on 04/29/2013 11:26:26 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: woofie

Must be a performance piece.


6 posted on 04/29/2013 11:26:51 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

Ann Margret


7 posted on 04/30/2013 1:38:23 AM PDT by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas exercitus gerit ;-{)
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To: woofie

That, right there, is funny.


8 posted on 04/30/2013 1:38:26 AM PDT by Vermont Lt (Does anybody really know what time it is? Does anybody really care?)
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To: JoeProBono

Close enough.


9 posted on 04/30/2013 1:46:00 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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10 posted on 04/30/2013 2:20:14 AM PDT by Daffynition (Stand Your Ground)
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11 posted on 04/30/2013 2:24:21 AM PDT by Daffynition (Stand Your Ground)
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12 posted on 04/30/2013 2:29:32 AM PDT by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas exercitus gerit ;-{)
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To: JoeProBono

That’s one d*mn ugly cat.


13 posted on 04/30/2013 2:46:29 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows
"Frida Kahlo’s cat feeling shunned as she snuggles a monkey."

Classic caption to last picture.

14 posted on 04/30/2013 3:22:37 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (The ballot box is a sham. Nothing will change until after the war.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

Why is that man, Georgia O’Keefe, licking his kitty?


15 posted on 04/30/2013 4:57:17 AM PDT by 762X51
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To: Slings and Arrows

My cat won’t be seen with me.


16 posted on 04/30/2013 4:57:46 AM PDT by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, a Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: Slings and Arrows

“You should see ‘em from MY side!”


17 posted on 04/30/2013 5:18:08 AM PDT by HomeAtLast
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To: woofie

That’s gotta be Dali, floppy physique and a black twirl ‘stache.


18 posted on 04/30/2013 5:20:19 AM PDT by HomeAtLast
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To: Slings and Arrows

Most of them doing it wrong — holding cats. Buncha control freaks.
Maya Lin is doing it right.


19 posted on 04/30/2013 5:25:35 AM PDT by HomeAtLast
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20 posted on 04/30/2013 7:26:10 AM PDT by ZirconEncrustedTweezers (Some people take there grammar way to seriously.)
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To: HomeAtLast

A funny enough movie to forgive the presence of She Who Must Not Be Named.


21 posted on 04/30/2013 9:10:32 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: All
Celebrities are cat people too....
22 posted on 04/30/2013 10:02:58 AM PDT by Fawn (In a World of Information, Ignorance is a Choice.)
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To: ZirconEncrustedTweezers
Cats are SO smart, right? ;)


23 posted on 04/30/2013 10:43:48 AM PDT by Daffynition (Stand Your Ground)
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To: SWAMPSNIPER

You have a beautiful cat, though.


24 posted on 04/30/2013 12:14:19 PM PDT by TheOldLady
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To: Slings and Arrows

Cat Ballou...


25 posted on 04/30/2013 7:34:02 PM PDT by green pastures (Cynicism-- it's not just for breakfast anymore...)
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To: Daffynition

Those are some cool cats right there!


26 posted on 05/01/2013 7:22:38 PM PDT by jocon307
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Deniro’s looks deranged.


27 posted on 05/02/2013 9:31:51 AM PDT by TurboZamboni (Marx smelled bad & lived with his parents most his life.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

I’m not very cultured, the only name I recognized was that Pete Casso guy..........


28 posted on 05/02/2013 9:44:10 AM PDT by Hot Tabasco (This space for rent)
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How’d they forget Thomas Kinkade?


29 posted on 05/02/2013 10:54:00 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Slings and Arrows
How’d they forget Thomas Kinkade?

Maybe he hates cats.......

30 posted on 05/02/2013 12:12:43 PM PDT by Hot Tabasco (This space for rent)
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To: Hot Tabasco

But then he’d be totally lacking in good taste...

...ah.


31 posted on 05/02/2013 2:54:44 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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