Photos of champion pedigree cats from the period 1890′s-2010s. More than 120 years of Persian cats.
The majority of these cats have been awarded titles at cat shows – champion title and higher.
The changes in their faces started in the 1970′s in the USA and in Europe in the 1980′s.
According to the judges on cat shows: “The flatter the nose, the better”. It’s a miracle the modern Persian can still breathe…