This sophisticated design is based on an antique coverlet from Colonial Williamsburg's textile collections. The original was made in Portugal in the late 17th Century and features mythological flora and fauna motifs separated by columned arches.
These patterns are characteristic of decorative arts from the late Baroque period, roughly concurrent with the reign of English Monarchs William & Mary.
The 100% cotton Matelasse has a very distinctive texture and soft hand.
The motifs are described above appear as the bedspread drop.
The shams are unique as well as the pattern is engineered with a textural frame.