Currently an assistant vice president at Christie's, Anne Igelbrink joined the auction house in 2000 as a specialist in European decorative arts at Christie's East. She was head of department for European Furniture and Works of Art until November 2001, when she joined the Estates and Appraisals department as a generalist appraiser.
Ms. Igelbrink has over seven years' experience in appraising European decorative arts, including furniture, ceramics, glass, silver and works of art. Prior to joining Christie's, she was a furniture and decorative-arts appraiser at William Doyle Galleries, where she was one of the firm's auctioneers. She has also been a decorative-arts specialist at Phillips and Leslie Hindman Auctioneers.
Ms. Igelbrink has been a guest lecturer at New York University's Appraisal Studies program and a speaker at the National Conference of the American Association of Appraisers. A Connecticut native, Ms. Igelbrink graduated with honors from Wellesley College with a bachelor of arts degree in English literature. She received a diploma from the Royal Academy of Art in association with the Christie's Fine and Decorative Arts course and reads both French and Russian.