This 3 panel canvas art displays a world map, its the most or all of the surface of the Earth. World maps form a distinctive category of maps due to the problem of projection.
Maps by necessity distort the presentation of the earth’s surface. These distortions reach extremes in a world map. The many ways of projecting the earth reflect diverse technical and aesthetic goals for world maps. The world map consists of 7 continents making it a whole, they are (from largest in size to the smallest): Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe and Australia (Oceania). The left half of the world map presents North America, South America and Antarctica, whereas the right half presents Asia, Africa, Europe and Australia.