Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Doll Figurine Mexican Folk Art Back Cage Parrots Purple
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll With Parrots in back Cage.
- Tall- 11 1/2"
- Wide- 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- Base- 6 3/4" x 4 1/4"(at the base).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a wood cage on her back with parrots inside.
- The parrots move when the Lupita is moved,
- The skirt is painted a lovely purple color with two hand painted colorful parrots on the apron.
- This doll has a coiled braid on the back of her head along with with flowers.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans, each detail is hand painted with bright and amazing colors.
- 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 doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
- This folk art is full of colorful details. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted and initialed/signed by the artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.