More to explore:
A cat cleaning its claws, from the Hokusai School sketchbook | ink and color drawing, 1830-1850 | Hokusai --- Library of Congress, Washington DC
Cat Illustration by Hokusai
Ohara Koson - Cat and Goldfish
Domestic cats - Oeuvres complètes de Buffon (1830) originally published in the 18th century. Buffon's Quadrupeds. Scan of 2 d images in the public domain believed to be free to use without restriction in the US.
Japanese Bobtail by Leslie Newcomer
"A Wrestling Match" by Katsushika Hokusai (1760~1849) Japan
Goldfinch and Cherry Tree, c.1834 Art Print by Katsushika Hokusai
Katsushika Hokusai（葛飾北斎 Japanese, 1760-1849 - Lady Holding a Cat, 1810s - Ink on paper
haha - looks just like one of the cats that comes to our house every day!