Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine/Doll Piñata Mexican Folk Art Espanola Lilac
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll With Traditional Star Pinata, Lilac Skirt
- Tall- 11 1/2"
- Wide- 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- Base- 6 3/4" x 4 1/4"(at the base).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a Traditional Star Piñata.
- The skirt is painted a lovely Lilac color with 2 boys swinging at a Piñata.
- This doll has a coiled braid on the back of her head along with flowers in her hair.
- Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito 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, initialed or signed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.