Elisabetta Polidori

Museum of Fine Arts
Morse Paper Conservation Fellow
Boston, MA
Elisabetta Polidori is Morse Paper Conservation Fellow at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Before taking up this role, Elisabetta was Smithsonian Postgraduate Conservation Fellow at the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, where she spent a year performing research on artworks from the Islamic collection. Elisabetta holds a BA in Art History from the University of Florence and a MA in Conservation of Paper and Parchment from the “Opificio delle Pietre Dure” of Florence, Italy. After her graduation, she worked in Florence for one year as a paper conservator, both privately and in collaboration with the Pitti Palace Museum. From 2008 until 2011 she worked in the paper conservation department of the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.