Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Figurine/Doll Mexican Folk Art Basket Kitchenware Red #2
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Holding Basket Kitchen Utensils.
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6 1/4" x 4 3/4" (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- The doll/figurine is carrying a basket with kitchen utensils
- The hand painted red skirt shows a lovely row of homes in Tonala.
- This doll has two braids in front along with flowers in her hair.
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Jalisco, Mexico.
- The Lupita is hand painted 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 created in Tonalá, Jalisco. In 1992, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people doing their 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 and signed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.