Dawn Hill Swedish Antiques

New Preston, CT

About Dawn Hill Swedish Antiques

Dawn Hill Antiques was founded by John and Paulette Peden over twenty years ago when the store opened in the village of New Preston, CT. According to a recent magazine article, “The store with its pale Swedish décor looks like a scene from an Ingemar Bergman movie with exquisite furniture and clocks in cool Gustavian shades of white and grey. “ Paulette Peden, whose business career has always focused on creative work , was first drawn to Swedish antiques when she fell in love with a Swedish mora clock and was charmed by the beautiful patina and feminine design. This st...Read More

Dawn Hill Swedish Antiques

1stdibs Dealer Since 2008

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Swedish Gustavian Style Tray Table
21st Century Sweden Gustavian Side Tables
This elegant Gustavian style table has an intricate decorative design on the apron and ends in tapered reeded legs. The pale off-white paint surface is original. Measures: 29” hig...
Long French Bistro Table with Marble Top, circa...
Antique Late 19th Century France Dining Room Tables
This table is quite unusual with a wrought iron base consisting of four legs with centre medallions, and feet that are typical of the late 19th century in France. It is marked “Brahi...
English Three-Drawer Painted Chest, circa 1880
Antique Late 19th Century Dressers
This charming English cottage chest has a nice patina with pale grey original paint and traces of blue decorative trim on the drawers as well as the top and sides. It is in great con...
Swedish Baroque Period Chest of Drawers in Two ...
Antique Mid-18th Century Sweden Baroque Commodes and Chests of Drawers
Wood
This important three drawer chest with a graceful serpentine front sits on a separate base with slightly exaggerated curved legs which adds to it stature. The paint surface with touc...
Swedish Gustavian Period Settee, circa 1780
Antique Late 18th Century Sweden Gustavian Settees
This charming Stockholm settee is an excellent example of the best of Gustavian design. It was made in 1780 and signed by Johan Erik Höglander, a famous chair maker of the time, who ...
Swedish Blue and White Original Painted Drop-Le...
Antique Early 19th Century Sweden Drop-leaf and Pembroke Tables
Wood
This fantastic Swedish drop-leaf table (slagbord) is a once in a lifetime piece with a beautiful original painted top surface with vibrant waves of blue against a white background. T...
French Bagues Style Six-Light Chandelier, circa...
Vintage 1930-1939 France Chandeliers and Pendants
Crystal, Brass
An elegant chandelier in the manner of Maison Bagues, the famous French lighting house established in Paris in 1840 and known for their luxury creations and as a symbol of French sty...
Swedish, Folk Art Wall Painting, Oil on Linen, ...
Antique 1790-1799 Sweden Folk Art Paintings
Linen, Wood
This charming Swedish, Folk Art painting depicts a very prominent estate in Halsingland, where water power was used in manufacturing. The painting probably decorated the wall in the ...
Pair of Swedish Rococo Period Armchairs, circa ...
Antique Late 18th Century Sweden Rococo Armchairs
These country Rococo armchairs have an elegant simplicity, with interesting curved backs, and arms ending in graceful outward curves. A similar pair is pictured in “The Golden Age of...
Pair of Early Blue Painted Rococo Side Chairs, ...
Antique Mid-18th Century Sweden Rococo Chairs
Leather, Wood
These rare chairs have great form with a fan shaped carving on the crest and old leather seats. The apron echoes the same fan shape as the crest and the legs have intricate carvings ...
Pair of Swedish Gustavian Style Barrel Back Cha...
Antique Mid-19th Century Sweden Gustavian Armchairs
These impressive chairs have many wonderful qualities; the grey paint surface is original, they have detailed carvings with rosettes at the side of the aprons, and acanthus leaf carv...
Swedish Blue Original Painted Cupboard, circa 1858
Antique Mid-19th Century Sweden Rococo Cupboards
This important cupboard in the Rococo style retains the original blue paint throughout. It has three interior shelves, perfect for storing collections of bowls or china. There are tw...

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