MeijiShowa — historical images of Japan between the 1860s and 1930s all imagesphotographyart & printsmapscalendar [ ? ] view cart (0)

161217-0001 - Woman in Bathing Suit


Outside Taisho 1920s Unknown

Woman wearing a striped bathing suit (シマウマ水着, Shimauma Mizugi, literally zebra swimming suit) and sun hat, sitting in the sea.

Striped swimwear boomed during the Taisho Period and became symbolic for the modernized girls of that period, popularly known as Moga, short for ‘Modern Girl’.

Kjeld Duits Collection
Find similar:
Moga, Shimauma Mizugi, bathing suits, beaches, clothing, fashion, hats, people, women
1 Year License Editorial Advertising Packaging
Small (Web)
USD 45.00 USD 89.00 USD 115.00
Medium (B6)
USD 110.00 USD 140.00 USD 160.00
Large (A4)
USD 140.00 USD 170.00 USD 185.00
Larger sizes available. Contact Us!