|"The Fencing Master" Oil on Canvas 54x36"|
|Gary Melchers "The Fencing Master" 1900|
Maestro di Scherma-The Fencing Master-El Maestro de Esgrima Arturo Perez Reverte part 1
The Fencing Master Portrait Unveiling at Cabrillo Academy of the Sword
|The Fencing Master-Maestro Edwin Hurst Unveiling February 5, 2011|
The new painting Portrait of a Fencing Master-The Epee Lesson was unveiled February 5, 2011 with great fanfare. The full figure standing portrait of Maestro Edwin Hurst was painted in the classical tradition, 4 1/2 ft. x 3 ft. oil on canvas by Stephanie Goldman.
The unveiling took place at Cabrillo Academy of the Sword during the celebration of their 15 year anniversary. A special operatic performance was also given by Victoria Mature singing “The Sword Aria” (que-fais-tu) from Gounod’s Romeo and Juliet and also performing was the San Diego Bag Pipes and Drums with their Scottish Dancers.
In attendance for this very special evening was Cabrillo club members, family, friends and invited guests.
NOTE: The original painting is now in the collection of Cabrillo Academy of the Sword, San Diego, CA and is on view in the office during open hours of the Salle.