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August 12, 2009
house of the week 35: Villa Malaparte
The Villa Malaparte built between 1938 and 1942 on a high promontory in Punta Massullo, on the eastern side of the Isle of Capri, Italy. The house is a red masonry box with reverse pyramidal stairs leading to a roof sundeck patio. Designed by architect Adalberto Libera for the poet Curzio Malaparte sits on cliff 32 meters above the sea overlooking the Gulf of Salerno.