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Sat, Jun 1, 2024 05:30PM EDT - Sat, Jun 1, 2024 10:00PM EDT
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The Live Auction will take place in person at the Crocker Art Museum on Saturday, June 1, 2024, and features select works of art by the Sacramento region’s most renowned artists. See the Auction Description for information on how to place an absentee bid by Thursday, May 30.
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Lot 114

SHIMO, Lotus Series #32

Estimate: $17,100 - $20,900
Starting Bid
$9,500

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Shimo
Lotus Series #32
2016
Porcelain
23 x 8.5 x 8.5 in.
Fair market value: $19000

Information provided by the Artist: Shimo is the owner of Shimo Center for the Arts. He is one of China’s most respected and well-known artist and is a master of traditional Chinese blue-and-white porcelain. His exquisite translucent pieces meld ancient tradition with Western expressionism in a 1,400-degree kiln. His work is included in the collections of the Crocker Art Museum, the City of Sacramento, the National Art Museum of China, the China Art Museum, the Liu Haisu Art Museum, and the Ningbo Museum. He has shown his works internationally, including in New York, Los Angeles, Sacramento, Taiwan, Japan, Indonesia, Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Ningbo, and Shenzhen. Shimo divides his time between Sacramento and China and serves as dean of the School of Fine Arts at the Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts.


Overall Dimensions
Height: 23.00
Width: 8.50
Depth: 8.50

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