Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Figurine Chicken/Chicks Basket Mexican Art Espanola Purple
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Chicken and Chicks in Basket, with a Purple Skirt.
- 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 ceramic basket of a chicken and chicks.
- The skirt is painted a lovely purple color.
- The apron shows a rooster and chicken surrounded by chicks.
- This figurine/doll has her hair in two coiled braids along with flowers.
- The Lupita comes 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 created 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.