Lupita Doll Apple Seller Basket, Red Skirt Ceramic Mexican Folk Art

$ 58.99
  • "Lupita" with Apples in Basket, Mexican Ceramic Figurine with Red Colored Skirt.
  • The figurine is 11-3/8" tall and 6 1/4" wide at the base.
  • Please note all details.  This figurine has the beautiful apples in a basket.
  • The Apron has beautiful, showing still life with an apple picker painted on it & signed by the artist.
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  • This ceramic doll is made by a family in Tonala, Mexico.
  • Lupita is a typical name in Mexico, thus the name Lupita was given to each figurine.
  • The family proudly manufactures each figurine and is painted by hand.
  • Najaco were born in Tonalá, Jalisco in 1992, at the beginning, the family was looking for a way to depict Mexican people's daily chores (especially women) while in their typical outfits.  
  • Each figurine shows a figurine either going to cut nopals, a seller of apples, vegetables, flowers, birds, the shepherd or the traditional pulquero,  thus showing the beauty of the streets of a town.
  • In short, 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.
  • Please note: these figurines are individually hand made & painted and will have slight variations one to another.

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