ART
ARCHITECTURE
& HISTORY
in the Public Realm
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Artwork: Stained Glass

Artist
Louis Comfort Tiffany
Collection
Arlington Public Art
Dates
  • Installed, 1930s, restored 2004
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Description
These stained glass windows originally ornamented the Abbey Mausoleum in Arlington. Built by the United States Mausoleum Company from 1924 to 1926, the Romanesque style structure neighbored Arlington National. With its granite exterior, marble interior, and stained glass windows, the mausoleum served as a prestigious burial ground. However, with the bankruptcy of the managing Abbey Mausoleum Corporation in the 1950s, the building fell victim to vandalism and neglect.

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Location
Arlington Arts Center/Maury School
3550 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22201
United States

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