Fat cat Zarathustra in classical paintings
Fat cat Zarathustra in classical paintings. Russian website Fatcatart.ru (Great Artists’ Mews) features the paintings of Botticelli, Rubens and other great masters that are given new life with the addition of a very fat cat named Zarathustra. Svetlana Petrova, artist from St. Petersburg, inserts images of Zarathustra, her cat, into the paintings by Rembrandt, Velazquez and Titian. Svetlana Petrova is known in her hometown as the founder of festival of street art and animation art “Multi-vision”. “My friends call my art crazy” – she said about the first reaction. Zarathustra lived for many years with Svetlana’s mother. When she died, Svetlana took the animal to her.
The painting above – The Kitchen Maid by Johannes Vermeer. If you make a comparison of this original version of Vermeer’s masterpiece and the version exposed at Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, you will see that the first one makes more sense. The kind woman is sad without a cat, she has nobody to care about, nobody to serve this fresh milk. Not fair
Pussy Riot, new addition. Do you know what is pussy riot? In the end of winter cats, who are not relieved of their animal desires, they sing, dance and fight searching love and understanding in the very unusual and inappropriate places
The work of iconic Italian Renaissance, often taken as a symbol of Florence itself, and of his art. It represents one of the highest aesthetic creations of the Florentine painter, as well as a universal ideal of female beauty.
Knight On Horse, painting by Spanish artist Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez
Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez was a Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV. He was an individualistic artist of the contemporary Baroque period, important as a portrait artist. In addition to numerous renditions of scenes of historical and cultural significance, he painted scores of portraits of the Spanish royal family
Money for a charity action. All the money received by this exchange was given to the animal shelter Rzevka in St.Petersburg, Russia. The new 2 cats bill features Zarathustra the Cat and Hank the Cat