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Chicago Manual of Style (16th ed.)

Art Work

(Turabian 17.8.1)



Artist, Title, Date of creation, Name of Institution that Houses It (if applicapble), Location.


Artist, Title, Date of creation, Author, Title (Place of publication: Publisher, Date), Page.


1. Auguste Rodin, The Thinker, ca. 1900, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

2. Auguste Rodin, The Gates of Hell, 1917, in Bernard Champigneulle, Rodin (New York: Henry N. Abrams, 1967), 149.

Helpful Hints

Cite only in the notes.

Titles of paintings and sculptures should be italicized, but photographs in quotation marks.

If you viewed the artwork in another source and not first-hand you may have to identify the source.

Link to Full Record for Item in Library Database