I took this occasion to try for the first time the salt technique to corrode the gates, supposly closed since years because of the war. With all modesty :-) , i think the result looks not to bad. What do you think?
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Forget about the blurd image, i have a bit of focus problems with my pics lately. Here is how it looks when fixed in place. Unfortunaltely the lettering is nearly invisible now.

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I need to adress the lower part of the facade now. The Gesso left a gummy smooth surface unsuitable to good painting.