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Writing and Honours

Honours / Awards

  • Doctor of Arts (HonDArt), De Montfort University, 2006
  • Visiting Professor (Humanities) De Montfort University, 2007-2010
  • Elected Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London (FSA) 2011
  • BA and MA (Cantab) (1976 and 1980)


  • Hogarth’s China – Ceramics in Hogarth’s Works and World 
  • The Little Brown Encyclopaedia of Antiques (co-author and editor with Paul Atterbury)
  • Treasures in Your Home (with David Battie et al, Reader’s Digest)
  • How to Spot a Fake (Macmiilan/ Boxtree for BBC) (author/editor)
  • A-Z of 20th Century Antiques (Macmiilan/ Boxtree) (author/editor)
  • Sotheby's Encyclopaedia of Porcelain (Sotheby) (contributor)

Periodicals, Journals and Occasional Papers including

  • Ceramic Review
  • The Scandinavian Magazine (columnist)
  • The Spanner (Black's Club)
  • The Times
  • The Daily Telegraph
  • Antique Collectors’ Club