Lupita Doll Parrot Cage/Parrot Red Dress Ceramic Mexican Folk Art #2
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll with Parrot in Cage, Red Skirt.
- The figurine is 11" tall
- She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
- It is 7" across.
- This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This doll is a female holding a parrot in a cage.
- The skirt is a lovely Red with a parrot painted on it.
- Her hair is in a Bun, with Flowers.
- Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
- The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
- Najaco dolls were began in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992, at the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now. Each doll is a model of Mexican woman's beauty.
- This folk art is full of colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.