Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Hard Candy Seller Mexico Folk Art Orange
- Hard Candy Seller "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Orange Skirt
- 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.
- This lovely Lupita is a hard candy seller. She is holding a wood stick with the candies.
- Her skirt is painted a beautiful Orange color.
- The artisan has hand painted a mother and children in front of a church.
- This figurine/doll has a Braid Wrapped around her head, with flowers in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans. 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 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 details. 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.