Antique 19th century English Chinoiserie lacquered secretary. The original painted surface features traditional golden and iron red Chinoiserie figures and motifs on a wonderful blue green ground under a mellow waxed patina. Made circa 1850 to 1880. This antique two piece secretary measures 79.5 inches tall, 38.75 inches wide at the drawers, 40.75 inches wide at the base, 18 inches deep at base, and 7 inches deep on top. Double doors over drop front with full interior, over four graduated drawers ending in bulbous William and Mary style turnip feet. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at TheBestAntiquesPriceGuide.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.