Lupita Ceramic Najaco Figurine Chair Nopales Basket Mexican Folk Art Royal Blue

$ 57.99
  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Basket of Nopales (Cactus Leaves)

  • The figurine is 9 1/2" tall
  • 5" 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 ceramic Nopales.
  • The skirt is painted a beautiful royal blue color.

  • This doll has 2 pony tails along with colorful flowers in her hair.
  • The artisan has painted a Farmer harvesting Nopales on her skirt.
  • She is sitting on a ceramic Equipale Barrel Chair.

  • 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 were 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 resulted by creating these gorgeous ceramic dolls or Lupitas.

  • 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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