Thursday, April 23, 2015

Vintage Style Botanical Prints for Mom

Let the 18th-century fascination with the natural world bloom in your home. In an era of of burgeoning trade and colonization, Europeans discovered plants and animals from distant lands. Westerners eagerly cultivated exotic species, and used images of flowers, such as the magnolia from the American South, on every sort of decorative object. This reproduction Colonial Williamsburg Botanical Print Collection draws inspiration from the storied florals found in rare books, botanical prints, textiles, and other design sources in the collection of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, as well as from the 18th-century style gardens in Colonial Williamsburg's Historic Area. Set includes six vintage style floral prints with antique white aged wood frame with hints of gold. Each 10"L x 13"H
Your purchase of the Colonial Williamsburg Botanical Print Set supports the preservation, research, and educational programs of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, a non-profit organization.
Makes a beautiful gift for Mother's Day!