Artists' chasubles

Rachele Biaggi

Rachele Biaggi in her painting, always delicate, deals with themes in which emerges the greatness of the Virgin Mary, her being a loving mother, Mother of Christ and of the Church. In this chasuble, characterized by the intense changing blue, the artist imagines the beauty of a starry sky that is reflected on the waves of a night sea in which the firmament, in all its silent splendor, appears protagonist. In this bright night «the universe opens – the artist comments – and the starry sky with the Milky Way, the stars and their movement, has as if stopped»; and in this contemplation of the sky man raises his prayer: Ave Maris Stella