CURATING LUXURY FOR THE DISCERNING TRAVELLER

WORLD CLASS

WORLD CLASS

I have to confess, I think I might be obsessed with spheres,” says Peter Bellerby, standing in the heart of Bellerby & Co., his globemaking studio. His venture is the product of a fruitless search for an accurate, contemporary globe for his father’s 80th birthday. “At some stage in the past, globemaking became a mass industry,” he explains. “As a result, quality has deteriorated greatly.” The result can involve strips of map liberally overlapped or trimmed, regardless of the important detail (or, indeed, whole countries) lost in the process.

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Oct 23rd 2017
Lois B-E
Craftsmanship