Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Works of Art and the Result Is Hilarious

Losing a loved one is never easy and when Russian artist Svetlana Petrova‘s mother passed away, she inherited her ginger cat named Zarathustra. As she began photoshopping her cat into famous paintings, the cat photobombs brought her joy and it was one way for her to work through her grief and help cope with her loss.

Because of the positive reactions, she began receiving, she decided to cleverly insert Zarathustra into other famous works of art and turn these masterpieces into something even more unique. Here are 27 funny cat photobombs of Petrova’s ginger cat that is sure to make you smile!

1) Fat Cat Photobombs: Whistler’s Mother, James McNeill Whistler (1871)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Whistler’s Mother, James McNeill Whistler (1871).

2) A Bar at the Folies-Bergère, Édouard Manet (1882)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - A Bar at the Folies-Bergère, Édouard Manet (1882)

3) Still Life with Cheese, Floris van Dyck (1615)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Still Life with Cheese, Floris van Dyck (1615).

4) The Persistence of Memory, Salvador Dalí (1931)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Persistence of Memory, Salvador Dalí (1931).

5) Perseus and Phineas, Annibale Carracci and Domenichino (1597)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Perseus and Phineas, Annibale Carracci and Domenichino (1597).

6) The Birth of Venus, Sandro Botticelli (1486)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Birth of Venus, Sandro Botticelli (1486).

7) Napoleon Crossing the Alps, Jacques-Louis David (1801)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Napoleon Crossing the Alps, Jacques-Louis David (1801)

8) The Kitchen Maid, Johannes Vermeer (1657–1658)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Kitchen Maid, Johannes Vermeer (1657–1658).

9) Untitled, Banksy

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Untitled, Banksy.

10) Still Life with a Lobster, Willem Claesz Heda (1650)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Still Life with a Lobster, Willem Claesz Heda (1650).

11) The Merchant’s Wife at Tea, Boris Kustodiev (1918)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Merchant's Wife at Tea, Boris Kustodiev (1918)

12) Bogatyrs, Victor Vasnetsov (1898)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Bogatyrs, Victor Vasnetsov (1898)

13) Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci (1503-1506)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Mona Lisa, Leonardo da Vinci (1503-1506)

14) Sistine Madonna, Raphael (1612)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Sistine Madonna, Raphael (1612).

15) Liberty Leading the People, Eugène Delacroix (1830)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Liberty Leading the People, Eugène Delacroix (1830)

16) The Merry Family, Jan Steen (1668)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Merry Family, Jan Steen (1668).

17) Escaping Criticism, Pere Borrell del Caso (1874)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Escaping Criticism, Pere Borrell del Caso (1874).

18) Venus with Cupid Stealing Honey, Lucas Cranach the Elder (1530)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Venus with Cupid Stealing Honey, Lucas Cranach the Elder (1530).

19) Olympia, Édouard Manet (1863)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Olympia, Édouard Manet (1863).

20) The Tower of Babel, Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1563)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Tower of Babel, Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1563).

21) Lady with an Ermine, Leonardo da Vinci (1489–1490)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Lady with an Ermine, Leonardo da Vinci (1489–1490).

22) The Night Watch, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1642)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Night Watch, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1642).

23) Venus of Urbino, Titian (1538)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - Venus of Urbino, Titian (1538).

24) The Stolen Kiss, Jean-Honore Fragonard (1788)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Stolen Kiss, Jean-Honore Fragonard (1788).

25) The Creation of Adam, Michelangelo (1511-1512)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Creation of Adam, Michelangelo (1511-1512).

26) American Gothic, Grant Wood (1930)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - American Gothic, Grant Wood (1930).

27) The Scream, Edvard Munch (1893–1893)

Fat Cat Photobombs Famous Paintings - The Scream, Edvard Munch (1893–1893).

If you can’t get enough of Zarathustra the cat, please check out even more work from Svetlana Petrova. Please share these hilarious famous painting cat photobombs with your friends and family.

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