Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexican Folk Art Fruit Basket Pottery Aqua
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll, Basket of Fresh Fruit, Aqua color Skirt
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6" x 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 colorful fruit.
- The artisan has painted fruit on her skirt .
- The skirt is painted a beautiful Aqua color with fruit.
- This doll has two braids with a colorful bows and flowers in her hair.
- Each figurine 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 hand painted by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.