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My lectures encompass a range of subjects including the history of porcelain; concepts of princely and aristocratic magnificence; portraiture; the trade in luxury commodities; the history of Venice; international cultural encounters through mercantile exchanges of tea, porcelain, silk and gemstones; the history of collecting; craftsmanship; techniques in the making of works of art; Chinese art and other subjects.

Please contact me to book a lecture, study day or course.

Experience art in person: most of my lecture and study day subjects can be adapted as themes for special in-person museum tours for small groups.

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