Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine/Doll Pinata Mexican Espanola Decor Fuchsia #2
- Lupita Najaco Figurine Holding a Pinata
- Height- 11 1/2"
- Wide- 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
- Wide at Base- 71/2 x 4"
- This lovely figurine is made by the Aranda family from Tonala, Mexico.
- The figurines is holding a gorgeous and colorful pinata.
- The artisan has hand painted the figurine and the pinata.
- The skirt is painted in a fuchsia color with two little boys swinging at a pinata.
- She has two buns in her hair along with flowers in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted 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 and initialed or signed.