The Gustavian style was ushered in by Sweden's King Gustav III and inspired by his visit to the Palace of Versailles in France. True Gustavian dates from the late 18th century to very early 19th century, and was influenced heavily by French Neo-Classicism. The well-known washes and colors are indicative of the desire for light during Sweden's long winters. Shop exceptional Swedish Gustavian antiques and furniture including sought-after items such as daybeds, benches, tables, and chests. All from trusted and vetted dealers.