"Lupita" NAJACO Ceramic Doll Mexican Kitchenware Basket Orange
- "Lupita" with Basket of Kitchenware, Mexican Ceramic Figurine with a Orange Dress.
- The figurine is 11 1/2" tall and 6-1/4" wide at the base.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a basket of ceramic pots, pans and spoons, all made of clay.
- The skirt is painted a beautiful Orange.
- This doll has her hair in One Long Braid with Flowers and Bow.
- The artisan has painted dishes and a pot on her skirt
- This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
- The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
- Najaco were born in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992, at the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits. Each figurine shows a figurine either going to cut nopals, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the traditional pulquero, thus showing the beauty of the streets of a town.
- 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 by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.