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Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll Mexico Folk Art Collectible Cotton Candy Seller Green

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" Cotton Candy Vendor Ceramic Figurine with a Green Skirt.
  • The figurine is 11-3/8" tall
  • 5 3/4" wide at the base.
  • 4" across (shoulder to shoulder). 
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  •  This figurine has green skirt and realistic cotton candy apples on a stick. 
  • The apron has a beautiful still life of a kiosk.
  • It is hand painted with other wonderful details. 
  • Her Hair is in a Pony Tail with Flowers.
  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana 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 was  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 nopales, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the selling traditional pulquero etc, thus showing the beauty of every day life of a Mexican 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 painted and will have slight variations one to another.

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