Past Perfect

San Francisco, CA

About Past Perfect

Past Perfect is a San Francisco-based vintage, mid-century, Danish modern, and antiques collective established in 2002. With two curated showrooms and thirty experienced dealers, we’re able to offer a diverse and changing array of iconic, collectible, and often unique items. This includes furniture, lighting, and décor by important international designers and manufacturers; fine art such as paintings, prints, and sculptures; professionally appraised Asian antiquities; couture fashion, accessories, and jewelry; and so much more. Our most prized pieces can be found here o...Read More

Past Perfect

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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Louis XV Desks
Bronze, Rosewood, Burl
An exceptional Louis XV-style Italian Mid-Century three-drawer bureau plat or writing desk with patchwork burl finish. A very handsome piece distinguished by an artistically cut a...
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Early 20th Century India End Tables
Limestone, Mahogany
Indian end or side tables with antique limestone lithography plate tops and vintage mahogany bases. Offered individually or as a pair. Lithographic limestone slab top exhibits enc...
Paul McCobb
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Fabric, Wood, Birch
A rare and all-original “No. 1000” low wingback lounge or club chair by Paul McCobb for Custom Craft. Described in a vintage catalog as a tub chair, it displays the assertive line...
Milo Baughman
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Modern Benches
Fabric, Chrome
A pair of vintage polished metal wheeled benches or stools with upholstered seats in the style of Milo Baughman. Minimalist steel bases have a polished nickel finish with chrome f...
Herman Miller, George Nelson
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Dressers
Aluminum, Wood, Walnut
A Mid-Century Modern five-drawer walnut dresser or chest by George Nelson from his “Basic Cabinet Series” for Herman Miller. Exceptional semi-gloss dark raw umber finish subtly sh...
Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Modern End Tables
Stainless Steel, Wood
A pair of vintage polished stainless steel cylindrical occasional or side tables—known as the “Drum Table"—by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin. The embodiment of minimalist mode...
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Vintage 1950-1959 Hollywood Regency Table Lamps
Brass, Porcelain, Wood
A pair of beautiful mid-century blanc de chine columnar cherry tree table lamps with original shades. Intricate paper cut-out-style glazed porcelain body depicts blossoming cherry t...
Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Modern Console Tables
Wood, Burl
A Minimalist burl wood console or sofa table by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin. Finished in bourbon-colored bookmatched burl wood veneer with a handsomely subdued figure. Simple ...
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Antique 1880-1889 China Qing Furniture
A long antique Chinese altar, console, or sofa table dating from the Qing dynasty. Delicately hand-carved mahogany apron, deep relief panels, and intricate skirt embellishments ha...
Mitsumasa Sugasawa, Tendo Mokko
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Vintage 1960-1969 Japan Mid-Century Modern Rocking Chairs
Oak, Bentwood
A Mid-Century Modern “Heron” high back rocking chair designed in 1966 by Mitsumasa Sugasawa for Tendo Mokko. Bentwood oak frame and low profile upholstery strike a perfect balance...
Venini, Fulvio Bianconi
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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Glass
Art Glass
A vintage “Clessidre” hourglass designed in 1957 by Fulvio Bianconi for Murano glass studio Venini. Uncommon pairing of Venini’s “Aquamarine” and “Marine Blue” hues beautifully ev...
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy End Tables
Brass, Glass, Wood
A superb solid wood sheaf of wheat cocktail table with glass top and brass accents. Beautifully carved base is enhanced by off-white lacquer fills and gleaming gilt accents. A bra...

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