Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexican Folk Art Kitchenware Cart Purple
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Purple Skirt, Wheelbarrow with Pulque.
- The figurine is 11 1/2" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- Cart- 9" long x 2 1/2" wide.
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is pushing a ceramic cart with kitchenware. Pots, spoons pitcher and plates are on the cart.
- The skirt is painted a beautiful Purple.
- This doll has a long braid with flowers and a comb in her hair.
- The artisan has painted a gorgeous street scene on her skirt.
- The Lupita is made by Mexican artisans, each detail is hand painted and each doll is initialed or signed by the artisan.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
- Najaco dolls are created in Tonalá, Jalisco. In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
- 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.