Under another entry, where I posted the photo of the oculus of the Pantheon at night, someone quoted the Latin inscription on the tomb of the famous painter Raffael Sanzio (which is, of course, in the Pantheon).
Here is the inscription.
Let’s see what some of you can make of this tricky and elegant phrase.
Please, folks… if you know this already, don’t spoil it. Allow others the pleasure of working it out.
The inscription is across the top of the sarcophagus.