For nearly a century, Groslier’s 1913 book, Danseuses cambodgiennes anciennes et modernes, has been regarded as the most significant historic account of Cambodia’s royal dancers.
This new edition presents the first complete English translation of this pivotal work, beautifully typeset with all Groslier’s original drawings. The work is supplemented by an original biography of the author, extensive appendices and index.
Groslier was born in Cambodia on February 4, 1887. He died in Cambodia, the country he loved, under torture as a Japanese prisoner on June 18, 1945. His genius lives on through his works. Read More >
George Groslier and the School of Cambodian Arts – Part 1
Khmer Crafts – George Groslier and the School of Cambodian Arts – Part 2
Royal Cambodian Dancers of Sisowath in 1927 Photos by George Groslier