Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Figurine Chicken/Chicks Basket Mexican Folk Art Red #3
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurine Chicken and Chicks in Basket
- The figurine is 11 3/4" 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 basket of a chicken and chicks.
- The skirt is painted a lovely bright red color.
- The apron has a hand painted a rooster and chicken surrounded by chicks.
- This doll's hair has 2 lovely buns on the back of her head, along with with bows and flowers.
- The Lupita dolls come in a variety of styles and colors.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
- Najaco dolls 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.
- This folk art is full of colored details. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted and initialed or signed by each artisan.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.