Cloudy ― & rain at times.
Worked ― (from 6 to 11) at a drawing of La Petraja.
Paid bills. Dined at 12. Slept.
At 2.30 ― to V. San Firenze ― & drew Cypresses between showers of rain. From 6 the evening was fine, & G. & I walked to Tor del Gallo, & to Galileo’s villa (V. Goiello,) ― returning by Poggio Imperiale.
Le 4 solite gelate1 & bed at 9.
[Transcribed by Marco Graziosi from Houghton Library, Harvard University, MS Eng. 797.3.]
- The four usual ice creams (but the Italian is not correct, it should be “I 4 soliti gelati”). [↩]