Galerie Lemaire was founded around 1925 by M.L.J. Lemaire, the grandfather of the present owner, Finette Lemaire. He was one of the first dealers in Tribal Art in Amsterdam.
Galerie Lemaire is known by tribal art lovers all over the world. Its long history of dealing in tribal art also provides the opportunity to buy from old collections.
In the gallery is an impressive collection of objects like masks, statues, textiles, jewelry and utensils.
On this website a small selection of the objects which can be seen in the gallery. Regularly new objects are placed on the website.
Did you know?
With almost ninety years experience, Galerie Lemaire is one of the oldest galleries in tribal art in the world. Present owner Finette Lemaire is the driving force behind the international known event the Tribal Art Fair and the gallery route The Amsterdam Trail.
At the Tribal Art fair twenty international galleries in Tribal Art exhibit in an unique location; ‘De Duif’ in the center of Amsterdam.
The Amsterdam Trail is a walking route through the world famous ‘Spiegelquarter’ of Amsterdam, combining contemporary art with tribal art.
Finette Lemaire is always looking for new ways to promote tribal art.
The gallery is located in the center of Amsterdam, and has a large collection of tribal art. Many unique pieces are on display, with the main focus on objects from New Guinea, Oceania and Indonesia.
1017 LV Amsterdam
Thursday , Friday, Saturday 11.00 – 17.00
The gallery can also be visited by appointment outside these opening hours