Uriel, one of the archangels of the old tradition, his name meansLight of Godreason why he is usually depicted with a torch in his handUriel is said to guide a person along new projects. In the painting he is accompanied by a cherub who holds a banderole with the Latin inscriptionLux in tenebris lucet Light shines in darkness. This painting is 100original like every oil painting by Paul Armesto. It has been delicately painted using the old master s layer technique with premium quality material meant to last a lifetime and more without alteration. Oil on canvas .