La Calavera Catrina "Elegant Skull" is a zinc etching by famous printmaker, cartoon illustrator and lithographer Jose Guadalupe Posada. She in particular has become an icon of the Mexican Dia de los Muertos, or Day of Dead.
Day of the Dead Catrinas are hand painted in classic Talavera. These handcrafted figures come from Dolores Hidalgo, Mexico and capture all the colorful charm of the great Mexican art, the Talavera. Al Más