Archangel Uriel/ Uriel Arcángel

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Title

Archangel Uriel/ Uriel Arcángel

Object Type

Painting

Creator

Anonymous

Origin

Mexico, 18th century

Medium

Oil on copper

Dimensions

3 1/4in H x 3in W (8.3 x 7.6cm)

Identifier

2010.020

Acquisition Method

Gift of Ralph Tingle

Provenance

Fenn Galleries, Santa Fe.

Comments

Uriel, the Light of God indicated by the flame held in his hand, is not mentioned in canonical texts but is mentioned in apocryphal literature.

Collection

Citation

Anonymous, “Archangel Uriel/ Uriel Arcángel,” Museum of Spanish Colonial Art Collections, accessed December 11, 2017, http://collections.spanishcolonial.org/items/show/2861.