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Najaco Lupita Ceramic Doll Fresh Fruit Basket Mexican Folk Art Chair Lilac

Najaco Lupita Ceramic Doll Fresh Fruit Basket Mexican Folk Art Chair Lilac

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  • "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll w Basket of Fruit Lilac Skirt, Sitting.

  • The figurine is 11-1/2" tall.
  • She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder)
  • It is 6" across.

  • This ceramic doll is made by the Arana family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • The Lupita is carrying a woven basket full of fruit.
  • The skirt is a lovely lilac with beautiful basket of hand painted fruits.
  • She is sitting on a typical Mexican chair, called equipale chairs. 

  • Lupita or Lupito is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/Lupito was given to each figurine.
  • The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.

  • Najaco dolls are made 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.

  • In short, typical women or men doing their chores from the past and even now.

  • This folk art is full of colored detail. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted and signed or initialed by artisans.

  • Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.
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