Ref NoBS/4/2
TitleNotebooks and diaries
Admin/Biog HistorySewell used notebooks to record the items he bought and sold. He recorded the names of artists, titles of works of art, and sometimes included details of the dates of purchases, how much each item cost, where they were originally bought from, how much they were sold for, and when and to whom or where they were sold.

He also used appointment diaries to record the dates and times of various visits he made to auction houses and sales.
DescriptionThis material comprises:

-three untitled notebooks used to record works of art bought, with the information arranged alphabetically by artist name
-two notebooks titled Paintings, and Bronzes etc., used to record buying and selling, with the information arranged chronologically
-three small diaries used to record the dates and times of sales related appointments
Extent5 notebooks; 3 diaries
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