Najaco Lupita Doll/Figurine Apple Basket Mexican Folk Art Plum Color
- "Lupita" Najaco Ceramic Doll Apple Seller, Plum Color Skirt
- The figurine is 11 3/4" tall and 6" wide at the base.
- She is 4" (shoulder to shoulder).
- The figurine holding a ceramic basket of apples The details are wonderful.
- This Lupita has her hair in a short pony tail, along with a comb and flowers.
- She is wearing a plum colored skirt with a man harvesting apples.
- The Lupita is hand painted by Mexican artisans.
Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
Najaco dolls are made in Tonalá, Jalisco by the Arana family.
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 by artisans.
- Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.