The Chartreux, or also referred to as the Carthusians, is a French breed cat with blue-gray coat and amber eyes. It is believed due to their coat structure that the Chartreux originated in the mountains of Syria or the Rocky Mountains between Turkey and Iran.
Franz Marc. With the outbreak of war in 1914, the Blue Rider was forcibly dissolved. Kandinsky, a Russian national, was repatriated to Russia for the duration, as were other Russian group members. Both Franz Marc and August Macke enlisted and died in battle. (