Published April 30, 1990Several men sit in line at a sort of medieval patent office in a royal court. They all have representations of the earth. One is conical, another is cubical, another is shaped like a pyramid. The last man in line has the right idea—a globe.For original art inquiries, please call 212-286-7133 or email email@example.com.Photo licensed from the Condé Nast Collection, home of The New Yorker, Vogue, Vanity Fair and other popular brands. Find this and other artwork at the Condé Nast Collection.