CORNARO at Sopra il Monte dei Cappuccini, together with its garden
gateway and a theater, were erected by the celebrated Alvise
Cornaro (B-26), c. 1550, to a design created by his famous protege
Giovanni Maria Falconetto.
Unfortunately, the villa was reconstructed in the 1700s to a design
by Farsetti, and the theater was reconstructed in 1848 to a design
by Giuseppe Japelli. Of the original design, only the Falconetto