Born in California on July 4, 1910. Shimotori was a long-time resident of San Francisco. He worked there as a printer while sculpting in his leisure. He died there on April 29, 1984. Exh: San Francisco Art Association, 1938.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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