Broderie Perse - French for Persian embroidery. Appliqué using printed elements to create a scene on background fabric. Popular in 17th c. Europe; probably travelled from India -originally worked with Chintz type fabrics.
close up, "A Matter of Morris" by Mary Mix. This is the Flowering Urn Medallion Quilt pattern by Rosemary Makhan from the book Floral Abundance: Applique Designs Inspired by William Morris. Photo by Quilt Inspiration