Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexican Folk Art Kitchenware Turquoise
- "Lupita" with Basket of Kitchenware, Mexican Ceramic Figurine with a turquoise color skirt.
- The figurine is 11 3/4" tall and 6-1/4" wide at the base.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a basket of ceramic pots and pans, all made of clay.
- The skirt is painted a beautiful turquoise. The skirt shows a lovely street with mountains in the background.
- This doll has a lovely braid on top of her head, along with flowers.
- This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/o was given to each figurine.
- The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
- Najaco 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.
- In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now. Each doll is a model of Mexican woman's beauty.
- This folk art is full of colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted, initialed or signed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.