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Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art
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United Kingdom
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Photographic contact sheet of portraits of Brian Sewell (1931–2015)
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This work is a photographic contact sheet depicting 7 portraits of the author, art historian and critic Brian Sewell (1931–2015). The document was deposited at the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art (ARCHON National Repository Number 3010) without attribution or any further contextual documentation as part of Sewell's archive. The portraits show Sewell as a elderly man situated within his London home alongside two dogs. Some art works from his collection are visible in the background.
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Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London.
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