Lupita Ceramic Doll/Figurine Chile Basket Mexico Folk Art Red

$ 58.99
  •  "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Holding Basket of Chiles.
  • The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
  • 6" wide (at the base).
  • She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • The doll/figurine is carrying a basket of Fresh Chiles.
  • The skirt is painted a lovely red color.
  • The artist painted the apron with a man having lunch.
  • The Lupita doll has a long braid along with a bow, a comb and flowers.
  • 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's 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.

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