Lupita Najaco Figurine/Doll Ceramic Mexican Folk Art Basket/Chicken Orange
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Chicken & Chicks
- The figurine is 12" tall
- 6" wide (at the base).
- She is 4 1/2" (shoulder to shoulder)
- This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This doll is holding a woven ceramic basket of a chicken/chicks.
- Her skirt is a bright orange with a hand painting of a chicken farm.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
The family proudly creates each figurine and each is painted by hand.
- Najaco dolls began 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.
- The figurines are 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. Each artisan initials or signs their work.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.