"Fiore Furlano de’i Liberi de Cividale d’Austria was a late 14th century knight, diplomat, and itinerant fencing master...Fiore wrote that he had a natural inclination to the martial arts and began training at a young age, ultimately studying with “countless” masters from both Italic and Germanic lands." -Wiktenauer
Continuing my series of fencing masters, here is my depiction of Fiore. The challenge was finding a balance among the few images that are believed to be possible depictions of Fiore himself. I painted Fiore in a style resembling old Italian masters as a signifier of Fiore's Italian background.
Dylan Safford is a professional illustrator with years of experience working on a variety of diverse projects, most notably within the genres of Fantasy and Historical Illustration.
His love of fantasy art began in his youth when he was introduced to it through films, tv and games. Wanting to become a working artist since elementary school, he eventually found his way to the internet and was propelled into the sff art sphere by visions of astoundingly creative and high-quality illustrations. Since then he has and still works tirelessly to improve his craft and bring his own imagination to life, ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.