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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Antique Mid-18th Century Sweden Rococo Cupboards
This fantastic cupboard in a perfect shade of all original Swedish blue paint is a rare piece that is hard to find in such great condition. It has a simple curved cornice with the sa...
Antique Early 19th Century Sweden Secretaires
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A wonderful Swedish blue, this stately secretary has a number of great details that highlight the work of a talented calligrapher. The interior drawers are beautifully numbered from ...
Antique Mid-18th Century Sweden Baroque Commodes and Chests of Drawers
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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...
Antique 1780-1789 Sweden Gustavian Chairs
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These elegant chairs bearing a Stockholm stamp were made and signed by Johan Erik Hoglander, a prolific chair maker in Sweden. The chairs have all the beautiful details that distingu...
Antique Late 18th Century Sweden Rococo Secretaires
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This two part Rococo secretary dates to the late 18th century, and is a transitional piece with a top cornice of Rococo design and feet that reflect the Gustavian Style. The early or...
Antique Late 18th Century Sweden Rococo Grandfather Clocks and Longcase ...
This Mora clock has many beautiful details making it an excellent example of the period. The bonnet features windows on the sides that allow one to see the clock works. The blue orig...
Antique Late 19th Century France Table Lamps
This adjustable silver plate lamp has two lights and is perfect for a desk or dresser. The original shade has been recovered with a very pale off-white silk fabric. It has recently b...
Early 20th Century France Wall Lights and Sconces
This pair of French crystal flower and brass sconces date from the early 20th century. The flower crystals sit in three tiers and are surrounded by brass leaves in perfect proportion...
Antique Late 18th Century Sweden Rococo Secretaires
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This Rococo period secretary is a wonderful size to fit in a bedroom or library. It has an old white paint exterior surface and original green paint on the interior where there are 1...
Mid-20th Century Italy Table Lamps
This elegant Corinthian column lamp has a large sturdy base and reeded details on the column. The white shade is a linen fabric. It has recently been rewired with white silk cord. ...
Antique Mid-19th Century England Porcelain
This three-piece sauce dish with matching under dish has decorative finials on the top and sides. The pattern is “The Blind Boy” by John and William Ridgeway, circa 1840. Measures...
Antique Late 19th Century Italy Paintings
This handsome still life in the tradition of the 17th century masters, depicts beautifully executed poppies, melons, grapes, and apples, on a stone ledge with a dramatic watermelon a...

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