The Stages Of Schizophrenia Via Cat Illustrations

Next time you stare at that Jimi Hendrix poster, maybe you should reconsider your mental well-being. posted on

A 20th-century artist, Louis Wain, who, as you can tell, loved cats, painted these pictures over a period of time during which he developed schizophrenia. The pictures mark progressive stages in the illness and exemplify what it does to a person’s perception.

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