How do I cite a photograph in a personal collection?

To cite a photograph in a personal collection, follow the MLA template of core elements. List the author of the photograph, if known. Then provide a description of the photograph in place of a title. List the date the photograph was taken, if known. In the optional-element slot at the end of the entry, indicate that the photograph is in a personal collection:

Fanatic, Jane. Photograph of Jane Austen’s House Museum. 2 Sept. 2017. Author’s personal collection.

 

Published 14 November 2017

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