Jay Johnson Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 9:00AM
Merriam-Webster defines cattleya as being
A moderate purple that is redder and paler than heliotrope, bluer and paler than average amethyst, and paler and slightly bluer than manganese violet.
This color is difficult to find in decorative objects, but we kept our eyes open and came up with seven favorites that incorporate this rich, beautiful purple hue. Click on each photograph for more information about each piece......more