"Lupita" NAJACO Doll Ceramic Figurine Espanola Pulque Seller Purple Skirt #2
- "Lupita" Doll in Purple Espanola Style Dress, Selling Pulque.
- The figurine is 11-3/4" tall.
- It is 7" wide at the base.
- She is holding a Basket with a Pulque Jar and drinking glass.
- Her hair is in Two Looped Braids with Flowers.
- Please note all details; this figurine has been hand painted and signed by the artisan. The Purple dress shows a man harvesting the Agave Cactus in preparation for fermentation, surrounded by a beautiful Mexican outdoor scene.
- Pulque is an alcoholic beverage made from the fermented sap of the maguey (agave) plant. It is traditional to central Mexico, where it has been produced for millennia.
- Najaco were born in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992, at the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits. Each figurine shows a figurine either going to cut nopals, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the traditional pulquero, thus showing the beauty of the streets of a town.
- In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now.
- Each doll is a model of Mexican woman's beauty.
- 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.