"Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Kneeling Tortilla Maker Sky Blue
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Kneeling Tortilla Maker, Aqua Skirt
- Tall- 10 1/4"
- Wide- 9 x 7" (at the base).
- She is 3 1/2" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is making tortillas.
- The skirt is painted a beautiful sky blue color with a Monarch Butterflies and flowers on her apron.
- She has her hair in two looped braids with flowers.
- The Lupita is 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.
- Najaco dolls are made in Tonalá, Jalisco since 1992.
- In the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
The figurines show typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now.
- This folk art is full of colorful details. Each figurine is molded, afterward, each figurine is hand painted by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations