Elisabeth Poole Parker


New York, NY
Toured In
3, 4, 5, 6

Elisabeth Poole, assistant vice president and head of Christie's Rugs and Carpets Department, is responsible for client and business development, appraisals of property for sale and the organization of three major sales per year. Prior to becoming the head of the department in December 1997, Ms. Poole was a specialist in the Rugs and Carpets Department. Ms. Poole joined Christie's in March 1996 as a specialist, after four years at Butterfield & Butterfield in San Francisco.

Ms. Poole holds a bachelor's degree from Colby College, Maine, and a certificate from a leading auction house's decorative arts program. She is a member of the San Francisco Bay Area Rug Society, the Haji Baba's Rug Society of New York City and the Textile Museum in Washington, DC.

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