DIRECTOR, THE ATTINGHAM STUDY PROGRAMME 2022 (THE HISTORIC HOUSE IN IRELAND)
Elizabeth is an independent researcher, lecturer and art-historian. She is the curatorial advisor to the National Trust on horse-drawn carriages and historic stables, and is currently writing a book on The British Carriage which will be published in 2023. She recently directed an Attingham Study Programme on The Horse and the Country House and is organising a follow-on conference on Horses: Art, Politics and Mobility in autumn 2022. Elizabeth was formerly a member of the English Furniture Department at Sotheby’s and before that she worked for the antique dealer Partridge Fine Arts. Between 2013-2016 she was Research Fellow at Leeds University, working on the AHRC funded “Antique Dealers’ Project”. She co-directed the Attingham Summer School from 2013 to 2017 and was Council Member and Hon. Newsletter Editor for the Furniture History Society.