Lupita NAJACO Doll Ceramic Figurine Espanola Pulque Seller Royal Blue
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Pulque seller Espanola Style
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4" (Shoulder to shoulder).
- This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
- She is carrying a basket with a Jar of Pulque and a cup. Pulque is a Mexican alcoholic drink made by fermenting sap from the maguey cactus.
- The skirt is a royal blue color. The apron shows a man harvesting the Agave Cactus in preparation for fermentation surrounded by a beautiful Mexican outdoor scene.
- The Lupita is 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 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, signed or initialed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand painted and will have slight variations one to another.