Lupita Najaco Ceramic Figurine/Doll Pinata Mexican Folk Art Espanola Orange
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll With Traditional Star Pinata
- Tall- 11 1/2"
- Wide- 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- Base- 6 3/4" x 4 1/4".
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurine is carrying a traditional star Pinata.
- The skirt is painted a lovely red color with 2 boys getting ready to swing at a Pinata.
- This doll has a coiled braid on the top 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.
- The family proudly create 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 and either initialed or signed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.