Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexican Folk Art Seated w Baby Fuchsia #2
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Seated in an Equipal Chair Holding a Baby.
- The figurine is 9 1/2" tall
- 4 3/4" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- The baby is 4 1/4" long
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a baby wrapped in blue.
- The skirt is painted a beautiful fuchsia color.
- The artisan has painted a mother and child looking towards their home.
- 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 and initialed or signed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.