Tomb of Giuliano de' Medici: Night

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painter, sculptor, architect and poet

Tomb of Giuliano de' Medici: Night

194 cms | 76 1/4 ins

Sagrestia Nuova, San Lorenzo

Florence | Italy

The Speech of Night
Caro m'ë'l sonno
by Michelangelo Buonarroti

Sweet is my sleep, but more to be mere stone,
So long as ruin and dishonour reign;
To bear nought, to feel nought, is my great gain;
Then wake me not, speak in an undertone!

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Credit: Web Gallery of Art