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Can You Pass This Cat-Themed Art History Quiz?

Art History Quiz: Cat Edition.

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Can you choose the decade in which each cat was painted?

  1. Fernard Léger, Three Women

    Fernard Léger / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1800s
    1840s
    1870s
    1920s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1920s!

    Three Women was painted between 1921 and 1922.

  2. Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Geraniums and Cats

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1780s
    1820s
    1880s
    1930s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1880s!

    Geraniums and Cats was painted in 1881!

  3. François Boucher, La Toilette

    François Boucher / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1600s
    1630s
    1740s
    1820s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1740s!

    La Toilette was painted in 1742!

  4. Paul Gauguin, Tahitian Woman and Two Children

    Paul Gauguin / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1790s
    1810s
    1900s
    1950s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1900s!

    Tahitian Woman and Two Children was painted in 1901!

  5. Paul Signac, Sunday

    Paul Signac / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1800s
    1880s
    1920s
    1940s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1880s!

    Sunday was written between 1888 and 1890.

  6. Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten, View of a Corridor

    Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1520s
    1660s
    1700s
    1750s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1660s!

    View of a Corridor was painted in 1662.

  7. Judith Leyster, A Boy and a Girl with a Cat and an Eel

    Judith Leyster / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1410s
    1550s
    1590s
    1630s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1630s!

    A Boy and a Girl with a Cat and an Eel was painted circa 1635.

  8. Cornelis Saftleven, A Cat Peeping Through A Fence

    Cornelis Saftleven / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1590s
    1660s
    1740s
    1830s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1660s!

    A Cat Peeping Through A Fence was painted in 1666!

  9. William Holman Hunt, The Awakening Conscience

    William Holman Hunt / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1800s
    1830s
    1850s
    1880s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1850s!

    The Awakening Conscience was painted in 1853.

  10. Paul de Vos, Cats Fighting in a Larder

    Paul de Vos / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    1630s
    1700s
    1790s
    1880s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1630s!

    Cats Fighting in a Larder was painted between 1630 and 1640.

Can You Pass This Cat-Themed Art History Quiz?

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You really know your cat art history. Bravo!

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