Lupita NAJACO Ceramic Mexico Folk Art Doll/Figurines Dancing Children Brown/Teal
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll/Figurines
- The boy figurine is 9" tall. (including the platform).
- The girl figurine is 8 1/4" (including platform)
- Base is 7" long and 5 3/4" wide
- This ceramic dolls are made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- The doll/figurines are two children dancing.
- The boy is dressed as a Charro in a brown outfit and the girl is dressed in a typical teal dress.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans, each detail is hand painted 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, in this case dancing traditional dance, (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.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.