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Fragment of wallpaper from a home on Wellington Street, South Boston, Massachusetts. Art Nouveau style floral damask embossed on dark bronze ground. Flowers and stems form an ogee pattern. The pattern is embossed on a dark bronze ground. The pattern's embossed outline resembles stitching and its interior is embossed with fine diagonal ribbing. The background is embossed with ribbing in the opposite diagonal and horizontal.
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
"Wellington / Main Parlors / Second Paper" (handwritten)
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Original To 4 Wellington Street (South End, Boston, MA), Parlor
29 1/2 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)