Maude Riley.  “Stevens, Youthful Success, Given Encore.” Art Digest, 15 February 1945, 11

“Edward John Stevens . . .” [exhibition review]”.  Art News, 15 February 1945, 28.  Ancient Musician  illustrated.

“Boston’s Progressive Watercolor Choice”.  Art News, July 1945, 28.  America illustrated.

[Robert Hale]. “Stevens: a Precocious Talent Comes of Age.”   Art News, February 1946, 98.  Woman in Thought  illustrated.

Ben Wolf.  “Stevens Combines the New and the Old.”  The Art Digest, 15 February 1946, 20.  Arrival of the Village Princess illustrated.

Alene Talmey.  “Vogue Spotlight.”  Vogue, 15 March 1946, 155.  The Chinese One illustrated.

“Today’s Collectors: Broker Buys American.”  Art News, May    1946, 54.  Woman With Mask illustrated.

“New Portfolios.”  Art News, Oct 1946, 16.  Jungle River Voyage print illustrated.

“Edward J. Stevens” [exhibition review].  Art News,  February 1947, 44.  Mexican Circus illustrated.

David Steinberg.  “’Archaic’ Painter From Jersey City.” Newark Sunday News, 9 February 1947. 

Jo Gibbs.  “Stevens Repeats His Youthful Success.”  The Art Digest, 15 February 1947.  The Angel Bird illustrated.

"E.J. Stevens' One Man Show" and "Paintings to be Shown." The Honolulu Advertiser, 11 May 1947. 

"Symbolism in Stevens Gouaches."  Honolulu Star Bulletin24 May 1947.

"Stevens Gouaches On Display."  The Honolulu Advertiser, 25 May 1947.  Hawaiian Still Life reproduced.

"Stevens Show Closes Today."  The Honolulu Advertiser, 1 June 1947.

"Art School Will Hold First Annual."  The Honolulu Advertiser, 1 June 1947.

Leo Lerman.  "Fresh Paint."  House and Garden, December 1947, 130.

"Heights Artist to Show in N.Y."  Jersey Observer, 17 January 1948.

"Hawaii Fascinates Jersey City Artist."  Jersey Journal, 23 January, 1948. 

"Music Inspiration to Jersey City Artist Planning Fifth Exhibit."  Hudson Dispatch, 26 January 1948.

Margaret Breuning.  "Stevens in Hawaii."  Art NewsFebruary 1948, 19.  Honolulu reproduced.

“Art: One Man Powerhouse.”  Newsweek, 16 February 1948, 94.

[Elaine de Kooning].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition   review].  Art News, February 1949, 47.

[Gretchen T. Munson].  “Edward J. Stevens, Jr” [exhibition    review].  Art News, February 1950, 48.

Gloria Schureman.  "News and Notes of the Art World: Jerseyan Showing His Paintings on Africa."  Newark News, Sec. III, p.?  The Giraffe reproduced.

"Life Magazine Cites Jersey City Painter."  Hudson Dispatch, 18 March 1950. 

"J.C. Artist Gets Big Boost From National Magazine." Jersey Journal, 20 March 1950. 

“Nineteen Young American Artists.” Life, 20 March 1950. Chinese Swan illustrated.

[Robert Goodnough].  “Edward John Stevens, Jr.” [exhibition review”].  Art News, February 1951, 50.  Ancient King illustrated.

[Margaret Breuning].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review”].  The Art Digest, 1 February 1952, 20.

[Thomas Hess].  "Edward J. Stevens, Jr.” [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1952, 39.

[Robert Goodnough].  “Edward John Stevens, Jr.” [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1953.

Michael Lenson.  “Stevens Maintains Prodigious Art Career.” Newark Sunday News, 8 February 1953, Section IV.  Lucerne Evening illustrated.

“The Watercolor Series: Presenting Edward John Stevens, Jr.”  American Artist, October 1953, 49.  Italian Still Life, Africa Calls, Gombey Dancer illustrated.

[Fairfield Porter].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review].  Art News.  February, 1954, 47.

[Frank O'Hara].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review”].  Art News, February 1955, 64.

Michael Lenson.  "Stevens' 12th One-Man Show."  Newark Sunday News, 27 February 1955, S14. Legong illustrated.

[Lawrence Campbell].  “Edward John Stevens, Jr.” [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1956, 51.

[James Schuyler].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1957, 10.

[Edith Burkhardt].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1958, 54.

Michael Lenson.  "Imaginative Stevens."  Newark News, 16 February 1958.  Echo of Moorea illustrated.

“People in the Arts.”  Arts, January 1960, 10. 

[Irving Sandler].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1960, 16.

[James R. Mellow].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review].  Arts, February 1960, 66.

[James Schuyler].  “E. J. Stevens” [exhibition review].   Art News, March 1962, 56.

[Kim Levin].  “Edward John Stevens” [exhibition review]. Art News, April 1963, 54.

William H. Gerdts, Jr.  Painting and Sculpture in New Jersey. Princeton, NJ: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1964, 239.  

William Doolittle.  “N.J. Artist Aids UNICEF.”  Daily News12 July 1964, section 1.  Portrait with "Desert City."

[Suzi Gablik].  “Edward John Stevens, Jr.”  [exhibition review].  Art News, February 1965, 55.

“Edward John Stevens, Jr.”  [obituary].  The Record, 18   November 1988, C07.

Jeffrey L. Perlah.  "Edward J. Stevens, 65; 'a great artist'" [obituary].  North Jersey Herald & News, 19 November 1988.

"Edward Stevens, 65, art school director" [obituary]. Newark Star Ledger, 20 November 1988.

Cate McQuaid.  “A long-buried treasure: the weird creatures of Edward John Stevens Jr.” The Boston Globe, 19 February 2014.