Le Petit Parisien, Supplement Illustre, No. 814, 1906, Cambodian dancers of King Sisowath
Le Petit Parisien, Supplement Illustre, No. 814, 1906, Cambodian dancers of King Sisowath.
Scarce illustrated supplement from 24 June 1906, entitled; a l'exposition coloniale de Marseille; La Danse des Nymphes dans la foret, executee par les danseuses du roi Sisowath (at the colonial exhibition in Marseilles; The Dance of the Nymphs in the Forest, performed by the dancers of King Sisowath). Sisowath (1840-1927) ruled Cambodia from 1904 until his death, but at a time when Cambodia was under French control.
This is an original printed item and not a reproduction - and includes all the pages in the supplement and not just the outer covers.
Condition: Very Good overall - and very scarce in any condition. Age discoloration as would be expected. Some minor flaws - ragged to spine and 3cm loss to centre of rear cover.
Dimensions: Approx 43cm x 30.5cm.
This copy has been sourced from the French art market and is totally authentic.