Helen Glaister

Key information

BA (Leeds), MA (SOAS)
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Thesis title
Collecting in Public and Private: The Ionides Collection of Chinese Export Porcelain, 1920-1970


An art historian specialising in Chinese Ceramics and Decorative Arts, Helen's career has straddled the museum world and academia, including positions at the British Museum, Birkbeck College and the V&A.

Research interests

  • Chinese Export Porcelain
  • Qing Decorative Arts
  • Collecting and Display

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