Citations should be formatted according to the citation style required in your assignment. Common citation styles include MLA, APA, and Chicago Manual of Style. For this class, you will be using the MLA citation style.
The most common information that you will need for citing an artwork includes
Purdue University offers a comprehensive online guide to citing in the MLA Style, including images. If you scroll halfway down the page, you will see the section on how to cite A Painting, Sculpture, or Photograph.
Images licensed under the Creative Commons (CC) can be used without permission. However, CC licenses require that you attribute the creator when you re-use the image. To cite a CC-licensed image, include the following information in your citation
For additional information, the Creative Commons Wiki provides detailed information about best practices for attributing creative commons images.