Donald Ellis was featured in this article in the national newspaper, The Globe and Mail, concerning his role in the historically significant repatriation of this Sun mask to the Kwakwaka’wakw people of Alert Bay, British Columbia.
Haida masterpieces donated to the Vancouver Art Gallery
Charles Edenshaw is arguably the greatest sculptor in Canadian history. Working in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the Haida carver crafted dazzling, elegant, impossibly intricate pieces that took traditional Haida art into whole new realms.
New York art dealer Donald Ellis compares him to Michelangelo.