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Latin Text

Latin Text
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Description

Nimiast miseria nimis pulchrum esse hominem. How unbearably tiresome it is to be too handsome.
Phrase and translation from How to abuse and insinuate in Classical Latin.
Carved in Limestone
Size: 20 x 20 x 5 cms

Inspiration

A humorous piece of Roman history.
I'm drawn to pieces of old stonework that have been handled and marked by the artist or craftsman, and lettering is such an elegant and pleasing collection of shapes.
A trip to the Roman Baths in Bath recently brought my love of Latin lettering and inscriptions bubbling to the surface. I wanted to capture the a feel of an archaeological find.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by McAlistair Hood within 5 days of receiving payment.

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United Kingdom £15.00

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