A Garner of Saints – Archangels

'The Three Archangels with Tobias' by Francesco Botticini, c.1470, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, ItalyArticle

Seven in number. Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, Uriel, Chamuel, Japhiel and Zadkiel. The first three are the only ones who possess any importance in art. They occur together in a picture attributed to Botticelli in the Academy at Florence, where they are accompanying Tobias. Their legends and attributes are given under their names.

MLA Citation

  • Allen Banks Hinds, M.A. “Archangels”. A Garner of Saints, 1900. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 April 2017. Web. 20 October 2020. <>