A warm yellow ochre ocean with brown shaded land. The ocean gets lighter as it nears the coast. And the globe has many hand drawn and hand painted illustrations including portraits based on photographs. The globe is 50cm diameter and… Continue Reading
We loved the challenge of creating the one of a kind globe for a customer wanting to highlight the Silk Route. Far from a traditional terrestrial globe showing the whole world – this project took over a year to complete.… Continue Reading
A lovely globe completed this year with added personalisation like hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and personalised cartography. As with all our traditional floor standing globes – this globe spins within a hand engraved brass meridian and can be… Continue Reading
For an idea on sizing – the first photo is Rachel sitting beside a 65cm Albion Desktop Globe. She is holding a 22cm Mini Desk Globe in her hands ( this one is Mint Green ) The second image to… Continue Reading
This is a lovely recently completed commission. The colouring is ‘Champagne’ which usually has a peach ocean – mixed with ‘Glacial Blue’ – the base wood is Oak. The globe style is The Livingstone which is 36cm diameter. www.bellerbyandco.com All… Continue Reading
A lovely recently completed globe. This is full of colourful illustrations and travel routes. Historic ships are along their routes and labelled along with explorers. The globe also has a cartouche (customers personal details removed) – a cartouche is great… Continue Reading
The Reed Green started as a colour offered just with our 36cm Livingstone, now we have also done this colouring with a matte finish on our 23cm Mini Desk Globes & 36cm Albions. Colour : Reed Green, Size : 36cm Diameter,… Continue Reading
Last night we attended the live auction at Sothebys and happy to report that the Egg Globe raised $25,000. All money benefits The Elephant Family which protects the Asian elephant & Studio in a School which places artists in schools in New York.… Continue Reading
As The Big Egg Hunt comes to a close we are happy to be in New York for the final auction and goodbye! News comes Wednesday as to how much was raised! After the long process it is time to take… Continue Reading
As The Big Egg Hunt heads in to its third day it seems our Egg Globe has finally been discovered by the top hunt competitors. For anyone still looking…. our Egg is “warm” meaning it is indoors. And we have a… Continue Reading
The Big Egg Hunt has officially kicked off and our Globe Egg is in hiding waiting to be found! We are in the Soho and Hudson Square area. Be sure and send us a photo if you spot it! A lot… Continue Reading
We are in the Wall Street Journal today! The Big Egg Hunt starts tomorrow! Waahhay!
Check us out in Departures Magazine or online HERE. We will be there for the Sotheby’s auction on April 26th when all of the egg with be auctioned off to benefit two charities: The Elephant Family, which works to protect… Continue Reading
For our German-speaking friends – be sure and watch us on TM Wissen – a beautifully shot short documentary that recently aired on Servus TV. Ganz schön mutig ist der britische Geograf Peter Bellerby: In Zeiten von Google Earth und… Continue Reading
Today we are excited to see photos come through of our Churchill‘s safe arrival at it’s new home in Africa. He has been given pride of place in the grand Billiards Room. Sirai House is found in the Laikipia region… Continue Reading
Photos by the amazing Clarisse D’Arcimoles – Jon and Isis pulling a Sunday shift –
As we pride ourselves on every bit of our globes being handmade – of course that includes the wood bases and stands. Here is a little look into the fabulous woodturners studio.
The New Zealand Herald – Viva :: At Home <left> Haute Living :: Haute Hunt <right> The Bespoke Gentleman :: The Globemakers <left> Core 77 :: Paper-Covered Balls That Will Leave you Breathless <left> “Globes – an unusual topic for The Bespoke Gent? Probably, but… Continue Reading
Or shall we say… ‘right-side up globe’ – We suggest everyone gives How the north ended up on top of the map a read today! It provides a insightful reminder / explanation / cartographic history of what is up.