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(fl. c. 1550-1600) was a Papal courtier from Siena, nephew of
Pope Paul IV
I pensieri stretti e il viso sciolto
will go safely over the whole world.
in a letter to
, 13 April 1638, as published in Logan Pearsall Smith,
The life and letters of Sir Henry Wotton
(1907), Vol. 2, p. 381
Translation: "Your thoughts close, and your countenance loose..." attributed to Wotton in
Vol. 1, p. 22
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