Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Mexican Folk Art Vegetable Basket Sky Blue
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll with Basket of Fresh Vegetables, Sky Blue Skirt
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6" 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 ceramic basket of colorful Vegetables.
- The artisan has hand painted bright and colorful vegetables on her skirt .
- The skirt is painted a beautiful sky blue color.
- This doll/figurine has two coiled braids along with a comb and flowers in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans, each detail is hand painted and each doll is initialed or signed by the artisan.
- In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.
- The Arana family make these beautiful figurines in Tonala, Mexico.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
- 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.