Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine/Doll Mexican Folk Art Candy Apple Seller Lilac
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll
- The figurine is 11" 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 candy apple seller.
- Her skirt is painted a beautiful lilac color.
- She is holding a wood stick with ceramic candied apples on it.
- The artisan has hand painted gorgeous apples on her apron.
- This doll has two looped braids in back of her head along with flowers in her hair.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans and 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 detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted by artisans and signed or initialed by each artisan.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.