Long before LOLCats graced the world with its presence, people looking to get a good laugh at a furry animal had to get their hands on one the old fashioned way: by painting a portrait of it. Alas, a legacy of painted pets began.
You may be familiar with George Rodrigue's blue dog paintings and William Wegman's weimaraner photography, but most masters had at least one furry friend featured in one of their works. Could you recognize an artist's best friend as rendered by Degas, Magritte or Raphael?
Try to spot your favorite painter by his portrayal of a puppy below!