Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexican Folk Art Basket Toys Lime Green
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine with Toy Basket
- The figurine is 11-1/4" tall
- 6 1/2" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- She is carrying a basket with colorful toys.
- The skirt is painted a beautiful lime green color.
- The artisan has hand painted two boys playing frog leap.
- This doll has two pony tails with flowers in her hair.
- The Lupita is 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 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 colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is signed and hand painted by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand painted and will have slight variations one to another.