“Can you flatten a sphere? The answer is NO, you can not. This is why all map projections are innacurate and distorted, requiring some form of compromise between how accurate the angles, distances and areas in a globe are represented.
Study of a Hand and a Pillow (recto); Six Pillows (verso) Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg Nuremberg) Date: 1493 Medium: Pen and brown ink Dimensions: 10 x 7 in. x cm) Classification: Drawings Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 Accession