Further reading

Anon., 'William Etty, Esq, R.A.', Arnold's Magazine of the Fine Arts, 3:4 (February, 1834), pp. 289–91

Arts Council of Great Britain, An Exhibition of Paintings by William Etty (London, 1955)

Bailey, Brian J., William Etty's Nudes, (Bedford, 1974)

Biggins, James M[elvin], Etty and York, (York, 1949)

Bignamini, Ilaria, and Postle, Martin, The Artist's Model: its role in British Art from Lely to Etty, (Nottingham,1991)

Camidge, William, The Poet-Painter of York: William Etty, (York, 1899)

Carey, William, (Ridolfi), Ridolfi's Critical Letters on the Style of William Etty, Esq. R.A. and on his Destroying Angel, Inflicting Divine Vengeance on the Wicked: Reprinted from the Yorkshire Gazette of October and November 1832: with Additional Notices, Referring to the Royal Academy of London, The Scotch Academy, and the System of Hostile Criticism, (Nottingham, 1833)

Clark, Kenneth, The Nude: a Study of Ideal Art, (first published 1956, Harmondsworth, 1976)

Curr, Geoffrey G., 'Who Saved York's Walls?', York Historian, vol. 5., (1984), pp. 25–38

Etty, William, 'Autobiography of William Etty R.A.', The Art Journal, (February, 1849), pp. 13, 37–40

Farr, Dennis, William Etty, (London, 1858)

Gilchrist, Alexander, Life of William Etty R.A., 2 vols., (London, 1855)

Gaunt, William and Roe, F. Gordon, Etty and the Nude: the art of William Etty R.A. 1787–1849 (Leigh-on -Sea, 1943)

Green, Richard, 'William Etty', The Dictionary of Art, vol. 10, (London and New York, 1996), pp. 645–47

Hamerton, P.G., 'Etty', Portfolio, vol. 6, (January, 1875), pp. 88–91, pp. 107–10, pp. 142–44, pp. 149–51, pp. 172–76, pp. 180–84

Hunt, William Holman, Pre-Raphaelitism and the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, 2 vols., (London, 1905)

Leslie, Charles Robert, 'Lecture on the works of the late W. Etty Esq. R.A.,', Athenaeum, vol. 1170 (March 30, 1850), pp. 351–52

Marsh, Jan, ed., Black Victorians: Black People in British Art 1800–1900, (Aldershot, Hampshire, 2005)

Monkhouse, W. Cosmo, Pictures by William Etty with descriptions and a biographical sketch of the Painter, (London, 1874)

Nead, Linda, The Female Nude: Art, Obscenity and Sexuality, (London and New York, 1992)

Postle, Martin, and Vaughan, William, The Artist's Model from Etty to Spencer, (London, 1999)

Redgrave, Samuel, and Redgrave, Richard, A Century of Painters of the English School with Critical Notices of their Works and an Account of the Progress of Art in England, 2 vols., (London, 1866)

Reynolds, Joshua, Discourses on Art, Wark, Robert, ed., (New Haven and London, 1975)

Robinson, Leonard, Etty: The Life and Art, (Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2007)

Smith, Alison, The Victorian Nude: Sexuality, Morality and Art, (Manchester and New York, 1996)

Smith, Alison, Exposed: The Victorian Nude, (London, 2001)

Solkin, David, ed., Art on the Line: The Royal Academy Exhibitions at Somerset House 1780–1836, (New Haven and London, 2001)

Wornum, Ralph N., Lectures on Painting by the Royal Academicians Barry, Opie and Fuseli, (London, 1889)