ABOUT THE GALLERY

Donald Ellis, president and founder of Donald Ellis Gallery Ltd. is widely considered the foremost dealer in the field of historical Native American art. Established in 1976, Donald Ellis Gallery has over 40 years of experience serving private collectors, corporations and museums in the United States, Canada and Europe. A recognized authority in his field, Donald Ellis has been a regularly featured appraiser of Native American art on the PBS Antiques Roadshow and has also appeared on the BBC and CBC Antiques Roadshows. The gallery has participated annually in the prestigious New York Winter Antiques Show, and curates special exhibitions in commercial gallery settings. Each year, the gallery publishes a highly anticipated and award-winning full colour catalogue.   

The gallery counts numerous prominent public institutions among its clients.

These include:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
Musee de Quai Branly, Paris, France 
Louvre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, QC
Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, ON
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
The Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, MO
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
H.M. De Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA
The Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN
Royal British Columbia Provincial Museum, Victoria, BC
Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto, ON
U’mista Cultural Centre, Alert Bay, BC
Museum of Northern British Columbia, Prince Rupert, BC
Staatlichen Museums fur Volkerkunde, Munich, Germany
Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, TX
The Cleveland Museum of Fine Art, Cleveland, OH
Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg, VI
Maine State Museum, Augusta, ME
Ah Tha Thi Ki Museum, Clewiston, FLA
Kendall Whaling Museum, Sharon, MA
Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center, Mashantucket, CT
The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Bethany, CT
Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage, AK
New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY
Sheldon Jackson Museum, Sitka, Alaska
Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama

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