William Ellis

Born: 1870  |  Died: 1960

William Ellis (Billy). Sculptor. Decoy maker. Whitby, Ontario. Active mid 20th century.

William Ellis was a maker of decoys. His works include Canada Geese as well as silhouettes.


Ref: Ralph and Patricia Price. ‘Twas Ever Thus. Toronto. M.F. Feheley. 1979.

Ref: Bernie Gates. Ontario Decoys. The UpperCanadian. 1982.


Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).