Or does art imitate cats Here are 21 pictures to help you decide.
1. Alfred Stevens, “The Bath” (1867) Alfred Stevens,

2. Mary Cassat, “Breakfast In Bed” (1897) Mary Cassat,

3. Carlo Dolci, “St. Catherine Reading A Book” (Late 17th Century) Carlo Dolci,

4. Salvador Dali, “Woman At The Window” (1925) Salvador Dali,

5. Ingres, “Grande Odalisque” (1814) Ingres,

6. John Singer Sargent, “Repose” (1911) John Singer Sargent,

7. Sir Joshua Reynolds, “Princess Sophia Matilda Of Gloucester” (1774) Sir Joshua Reynolds,

8. Joseph Ducreux, “Self Portrait Yawning” (1780) Joseph Ducreux,

9. Gerard Hoet, “Young Man Playing The Flute” (Early 18th Century) Gerard Hoet,

10. Richard Edward Miller, “Woman In Blue Dress” (1909) Richard Edward Miller,

11. Titian, “Venus Of Urbino” (1538) Titian,

12. Frederic Leighton, “Flaming June” (1895) Frederic Leighton,

13. Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self Portrait (1628) Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self Portrait (1628)

14. Ford Madox Brown, “Romeo And Juliet” (1870) Ford Madox Brown,

15. Edgar Degas, “Two Dancers On Stage” (1874) Edgar Degas,

16. John William Waterhouse, “Echo And Narcissus” (1903) John William Waterhouse,

17. Mariano Fortuny, “Odalisque” (1861) Mariano Fortuny,

18. George Benjamin Luks, “Young Girl With Doll” (Early 20th Century) George Benjamin Luks,

19. Anton Einsle, “A Woman Before A Mirror” (1841) Anton Einsle,

20. Paul Cezanne, “Apples, Peaches, Pears, And Grapes” (1879) Paul Cezanne,

21. Guido Reni, “Repentance Of St. Peter” (1635) Guido Reni,