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Artists' Biographies Research Guide

A list of selected publications and internet resources that can be used for general biographical research.

Regional Sources for Southern California

Hughes, Edan Milton. Artists in California, 1786–1940, 3rd ed. 2 vols. Sacramento: Crocker Art Museum, 2002. 

Kolb, Edward L. A Biographical Index to California & Western Artists: A Handbook Providing Reference to over 50 Books and Exhibition Catalogs as Biographical Sources. Lawndale, CA: Old Master Gallery Press, 1983. 

Publications in [Southern] California Art, 1–7. Los Angeles: Dustin Publications, 1984–2000.