Najaco Lupita Ceramic Figurine/Doll Mexican Folk Art Baby Boy Turquoise Skirt
"Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll, Turquoise color Skirt, holding Baby Boy.
- The figurine is 11-1/2" tall
- 6-1/4" wide (at the base).
- She is 4-1/4" (shoulder to shoulder)
- This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
- This Lupita is holding a baby boy wrapped in a blue blanket.
- Her skirt is a turquoise color with a hand painting of a mother and child.
- She has her hair in a braid on the back of her head, along with flowers.
- Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita/o was given to each figurine.
- The family proudly makes each figurine 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 colorful details. Each doll is molded, afterward each figurine is hand painted, initialed or signed by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another