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Woodblock print

C42

Nagao Ryuzo Shina minzoku shi. [Ethnological history of China]. Tokyo: Shina Minzoku Shi Kankokai: hatsubai Maruzen, 1940-42, v.1, Fig. 1

Baillieu Library East Asian Collection Baill EA 4150.1 N370 v.1

A later wood block print, showing Chinese dress in transition. Note especially the collars on the women's jackets, appearing only in the early twentieth century, and also the narrow cut of all garments.

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