APA 7th Referencing Guide — Illustration /Image/ Photograph from a Book

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APA Referencing Guide — Illustration /image/ photograph from a book


  • If including the image in your work, use the following layout and reference the book and page number underneath as you would a direct quote.

image of My Bed by Tracy Emin

Figure 1. My Bed by Tracey Emin (Brown, 2006, p. 34.)

Format and order
  • Author(s) of the book (family name followed by initials, with full stop after each initial)
  • (Year of publication). (in round brackets followed by full stop)
  • Title of book (in italics)
  • Publisher. (followed by full stop)
  • https://doi.org/ (if there is a DOI or URL if there is no DOI)
In-text citation (image reproduced in your assignment)

Figure 1. My Bed by Tracey Emin (Brown, 2006, p. 34.)

In-text citation (image referred to in your assignment)

Jill Townsley's 2018 work 9 Bundles of Daffodils represents…(Bailey et al., p. 25)

Reference list

Bailey, R., Clear, N., Fitzpatrick, D., Pittwood, L. J., & Powell, A. (2020). Temporary contemporary: Creating vibrant spaces to support the conditions for creative and cultural activity. Volume 1. University of Huddersfield. https://doi.org/10.5920/TemporaryContemporary.fulltext

Brown, N. (Ed.) (2006). Tracey Emin. Tate.

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