Lupita Najaco Ceramic Doll Sitting Basket of Chicken/Chicks Olive Skirt
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Sitting w Chicken/Chicks in a Basket, Olive Skirt.
- The figurine is 9-1/2" 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 basket of a chicken and chicks.
- This Lupita is sitting on a ceramic chair.
The skirt is painted a lovely bright Olive green color.
- The apron shows a rooster and chicken surrounded by chicks.
This doll has two braids with flowers and bows in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted and initialed by Mexican artisans.
- Each doll is initialed or signed by the artisan.
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/signed by each artisan.
Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.