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Art Images

Reference books for citing art

APA style

View Information at: APA Style Blog

APA syle Format:

Artist Last Name, Artist First Name. (Year of Composition) Title of work. [Worktype/Medium] City, State: Repository. Retrieved from: website.


Michelangelo. (1501-1504) David. [Sculpture, Marble] Florence, Italy: Galleria dell'Accademia. Retrieved from: www.

Chicago Style

View information at: Chicago Style Illustration Chapter

Chicago Style Format:

Last, First Artist's name. Title, Year of Composition. Name of Museum or Current Location, City. URL (accessed Month Day, Year).


Monet, Claude. View of the Sea at Sunset, 1870-1874. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (accessed April 8, 2014).

MLA Format

View information at: Owl Ourdue Art Citation

MLA Citation Format:

Last, First Artist's name. Title. Year of Composition. Name of Museum or Current Location, City. Database Name. Web. Day Month, Year of Access.


Degas, Edgar. The Dance Class. 1874. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. ARTstor. Web. 8 April, 2014.