ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
Untitled (skylight)
Artwork: Stained Glass

Artist
Louis Comfort Tiffany
Collection
Arlington Public Art
Dates
  • Installed, 1930s, restored 2004
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Description
The skylight above is credited to one of this county's greatest decorative artists, Louis C. Tiffany (1848-1933). Tiffany was always inspired by light, color, and nature, which may explain why the translucent qualities of stained glass held special appeal. This skylight illustrates Tiffany's sensitivity to color and interest in natural forms. Using a palette of green, blue, and gold, Tiffany created a decorative frame of banded leaves that adorns a window composed of textured rectangular panes....
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Location
Fairlington Community Center
3308 S. Stafford St.
Arlington, VA 22206
United States

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