Q. How do I cite and reference a piece of artwork from a museum website?



Artist(s) last name, Initial. (Year). Title of picture [Medium]. Name of Museum, City, Province/State, Country. http://www.url.com/...


Hopkins, F. (1869). Canoes in a fog, Lake Superior, 1869 [Painting]. Glenbow Museum, Calgary, AB, Canada. https://www.glenbow.org/collections/art/1914.cfm

In-text citation:

(Artist, year)


(Hopkins, 1869)


  • The medium of a piece of artwork refers to the materials or technique used to produce a work. Examples of media include paintings, sculptures, photographs, prints, drawings, and installations.
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  • Last Updated May 07, 2020
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  • Answered By Ethan Allard

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