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Lupita Espanola Pulque Lamps Set of 2, Ceramic Figurine Mexican NAJACO Pink

$ 144.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco, basket of Pulque, Ceramic Lamps (Set of 2), Mustard Skirt Espanola Style.
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  • The Lamp is 15 1/2" tall. 
  • The figurine itself is 11/2" tall..
  • The lamp is 10" wide.
  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • The dolls/figurines are a is a young lady holding a basket of Pulque surrounded by forest animals.
  • Pulque is a Mexican alcoholic drink made by fermenting sap from the maguey Cactus.
  • A man making Pulque is hand painted on her apron.
  • The trunk of the tree holds the wiring of the lamp and bulb attachment.
  • Please note all the wonderful details on the lamp.
  • The lamps are both signed Mexican artisans.
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  • 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.
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  • 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. 
  •  Each figurine shows a figurine either going to cut nopals, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the traditional pulquero,  thus showing the beauty of the streets of a town.
  • 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.

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