French Épée Gallery

Ready for bouting

Ready for bouting

Military fencing master

Military fencing master

Marseillais Maitre

Marseillais Maitre

 Épée gear and fencers…

These three images were produced within a few years of each other. Note the different attire and weapons… indicating the still prevalent lack of an overall standardization of equipment at the end of the 19th century.

Click on each picture for a larger version of the respective photo.

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