In Western Culture, the color purple is a symbol of wealth and royalty. People that rule places are often seen wearing the color purple. It is sometimes seen as artificial because it isn't often seen in nature. Purple is also the color of mourning widows
I have always wanted a purple or lavender Victorian painted-lady house. When I went to San Francisco for the time with my mom, i insisted on going on a house tour and that is when I started dreaming and I knew what house I wanted.
What an astounding array of colors -- from violet to rose and even deep purple. Aren't the leaded glass windows beautiful? I wonder why the doors have padlocks on them. The windows have an arched design. Maybe it's a church.