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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Dec. 26 — In July 1906 Auguste Rodin went to the palace of the president of Fr

Forty of Rodin’s drawings of classical Cambodian dancers, like the two above, visit the National Museum in Cambodia in a wing renovated for the show.

Rodin Works Visit Cambodia

A sketch of dancers from the Royal Ballet of Cambodia by Auguste Rodin, now on display in Phnom Penh.

Dancers of the Royal Ballet of Cambodia, left, inspired Rodin so much that he followed the company from Paris to Marseilles in 1906 to sketch them.

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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Dec. 26 — In July 1906 Auguste Rodin went to the palace of the president of France for a garden party featuring the dancers of the Royal Ballet of Cambodia.
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