Lupita Doll Ceramic Espanola Mexican Folk Art Sweet Bread Basket Red
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll with an Espanola Style Dress & Basket of Sweet Bread
- The figurine is 11-1/4" tall.
- She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
- It is 7" across. (at base)
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This doll is a female carrying a ceramic woven basket of Sweet Bread.
- The Artisan has painted a lovely Chocolate or Coffee Pot with Sweetbread on a Red Skirt
- The Lupita has a long braid along with a comb and flowers.
- Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
- The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
- Najaco dolls are made 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.