Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Doll/Figurine Sweet Bread Basket Mexican Art Espanola Red
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Espanola Style with Basket of Sweet Bread, Red Skirt.
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall.
- She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
- It is 7-1/4" across.
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This doll is a female carrying a woven basket of Pan Dulce or Sweet Bread.
- The artisan has painted a lovely Chocolate or Coffee Pot with Sweetbread on a red color skirt.
- The Lupita has Two pony tails with flowers in her hair.
- Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
- The family proudly make each figurine 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.