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4/28/2004--Shanghai, China..A Chinese-looking Virgin Mary in a modern Chinese style stain glass windows being made for the Xujiahui Cathedral. Over the next five years, Beijing native Wo Ye, 42, will design and supervise the manufacture and installation of over 300 square meters of stained glass into Shanghai's century-old French gothic cathedral. Here she works in her studio where Catholics nuns are also helping her rebuild the Church's windows. She is the first Chinese ever to receive such a commission. New stain glass windows at the Xujiahui Cathedral in Shanghai. During attacks against religious groups during China's Cultural Revolution the church's  original stain glass windows were destroyed and no photos, drawings, or records are known to have survived them. ..Photograph by Stuart Isett.©2004 Stuart Isett