Can you make a new table look like a painted antique?

Can you make a new table look like a painted antique? Yes and it's not nearly as difficult as it looks. Here is a good example.

To recreate the finish of an old piece like this table, is a journey of discovery. Studying the surface would be the first step in your journey. You need to look very closely at the piece to "see" it's history. Full article HERE.