Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine/Doll Hard Candy Seller Mexican Folk Art Teal
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Hard Candy Seller Teal Skirt
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This lovely Lupita is a hard candy seller. She is holding a wood stick with the candies.
- Her skirt is painted a beautiful teal color.
- The artisan has hand painted a mother and children in front of a church.
- This figurine/doll has one long braid with a comb and flowers in her hair.
- 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 by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.