Skip to Main Content

MLA 9 Citation Style: Art – From a Book

WCCC Student's Guide to MLA 9

MLA Citation -- Art From a Book

Works Cited List Format

Artist’s Last Name, First Name. Title of Artwork. Year created. Title of Book, by First and Last Name(s) of

     Author(s), Publisher, Date, Page.


In-Text Citation Format

(Artist’s Last Name Page Number)

Works Cited List Example

Van Gogh, Vincent. The Potato Eaters. 1885. History of Art: A Survey of the Major Visual Arts from the Dawn

     of History to the Present Day, by H.W. Janson, Prentice-Hall, 1969, p. 508. 


In-Text Citation Example

(Van Gogh 508)

Warren County Community College
Haytaian & Maier Library
475 Route 57 West
Washington, New Jersey 07882
Text: 908-652-4445