World map supported by the god Atlas in bronze on a marble base. Made by "Ernst Schott for L. Hachette compagnie in Paris", 19th century. Marked. BE. H 30 X 13 cm In 1855, Ernst Schotte founded a publishing house in Berlin, which operated from the beginning under the direction of Ernst Schotte Co. and, from 1861, began to publish globes of various sizes and designs, in fifteen languages and as relief globes. This piece was acquired at auction on the France 2 TV show "Affaire conclue".