Saturday, January 10, 2015

Chicago Cultural Center

Preston Bradley Hall and Tiffany Dome

"Preston Bradley Hall - A large, ornately patterned room of curving white Carrara marble, capped with an austere 38-foot Tiffany glass dome designed by artist J. A. Holtzer. The Cultural Center states this to be the largest Tiffany dome in the world.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago_Cultural_Center


Tiffany Dome in Preston Bradley Hall

"Preston Bradley Hall - A large, ornately patterned room of curving white Carrara marble, capped with an austere 38-foot Tiffany glass dome designed by artist J. A. Holtzer. The Cultural Center states this to be the largest Tiffany dome in the world.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago_Cultural_Center


Untitled

Grand Army of the Republic Memorial - A large hall and rotunda in the north wing. The hall is faced with deep green Vermont marble, broken by a series of arches for windows and mahogany doors. The rotunda features 30-foot walls of Knoxville pink marble, mosaic floor, and a fine, stained-glass dome in Renaissance pattern by the firm of Healy and Millet. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago_Cultural_Center


Chicago, Illinois
December 29, 2014

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