From MV Dhurandhar's set of watercolours from the 1920s. It pretty much covers the diverse costumes of communities at the time. 

This set largely has attire worn in Bombay and Gujarat (Parsi, Khoja (a little bit on them here), a dyer girl in Ahmedabad (hence the simplicity of her dress), and a Pathare Prabhu lady (excuse the rambling wiki entry).  The other two are sketches that Dhurandhar made of “Mahomedan” girls in the then Bombay in the early 1920s. 

The everyday kurta/tunic seems to be rather short in this decade (though the Khoja outfit is fairly voluminous). 1 and 6 are saris worn Parsi style, Pic 4 is the nine yard Maharashtrian sari. Pic 1 and 4 have long and sleeved blouses (perhaps the sleeveless blouse only became popular by the 30s). And the closed kind of Western footwear appears so much in the early 20th century. 

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