Bevis HILLIER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-03-28
Education Reigate GS, Magdalen Coll Oxford (Demy, Gladstone prizeman)
Publications N/A
Recreations piano, collecting
Clubs Garrick
Style Bevis Hillier, Esq
Career editorial staff The Times 1963-68, ed British Museum Society Bulletin 1968-70, antiques corr The Times 1970-84, guest curator Minneapolis Inst of Arts 1971, ed The Connoisseur 1973-76, dep literary ed The Times 1980-82, features ed Sunday Telegraph magazine 1983-84 (exec ed 1982-83), columnist and assoc ed Los Angeles Times 1984-88, ed Sotheby's Preview 1990-93; freelance work incl: TV critic New Statesman (as Garry Reffell), restaurant critic Vogue (Corning Glass Award 1980), antiques columnist Punch, Country Living and Harpers & Queen; frequent broadcaster on radio and TV; presenter: Collecting on a Shoestring (TV series), and Trash or Treasure? (TV series); co-fndr and first chm The Thirties Soc (now The Twentieth-Century Soc) 1979, pres Betjeman Soc 2006- (vice-pres 1988-2006); Hon DLitt Univ of Winchester 2009; FRSA 1967, FRSL 1997; Commedatore Order of Merit Republic of Italy 1976
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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