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Established by John Gilmer in 2004, Porter & Plunk specializes in 19th and 20th Century American and European antique and vintage furniture, lighting, and decorative accessories, with a focus on the rare, unique and sculptural piece that defines a room or space. John has made Porter & Plunk a favorite shopping destination in Palm Springs. An accomplished architect and interior designer, John melds the modern, eclectic and classic to create a contemporary, 21st century environment. His work is timeless and comfortable, exhibiting a fresh, innovative approach with a classical sensibility. The antiques and vintage pieces that he offers through Porter & Plunk reflects this aesthetic. We feature works by noted 20th Century designers Tommi Parzinger, Karl Springer, Paul Evan ... Learn More
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Mid-Century Modern Desk Chair
Mid-Century Modern Desk Chair
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs
Walnut
A swivel, adjusting desk chair in walnut with new upholstery. Shaped arms w...
Pair of French Art Deco Lounge Chairs
Pair of French Art Deco Lounge Chairs
Paul Follot
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Art Deco Armchairs
Scrap Wood
A pair of French Art Deco lounge chairs in the manner of Paul Follot. Black...
Pair of Jean Roger Faux Marble Lamps
Jean Roger
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Table Lamps
Ceramic
A lovely pair of Mid-Century Modern ceramic table lamps by Jean Roger in th...
Mid-Century Modern Iron Tripod Lamp
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Brass, Iron
An iron table lamp in the form of a tripod with a modernist iron bobeche. L...
Pair of Monteverdi-Young Armchairs
Pair of Monteverdi-Young Armchairs
Maurice Bailey
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
A pair of walnut frame armchairs by Maurice Bailey for Monteverdi-Young, wi...
Pair of Mid-Century Modern Italian Faience Lamps
Zaccagnini
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Faience
A unique pair of Italian glazed terra cotta lamps in the form of a sack tie...
Pair of Edmond Spence Swedish Nightstands
Pair of Edmond Spence Swedish Nightstands
Edmond J. Spence
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Swedish Mid-Century Modern Night Stands
Mahogany
A rare pair of sculptural nightstands or side tables by Edmond Spence. Fant...
Pair of Mid-Century Modern Brass Palm Tree Lamps
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Brass, Bronze
A chic pair of brass or bronze palm tree lamps. Shaft made of cast bronze s...
Pair of Moderne Brass Floor Lamps
Pair of Moderne Brass Floor Lamps
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Streamlined Moderne Floor Lamps
Brass
A chic pair of brass floor lamps. Fluted shaft site on a solid shaft, on an...
Pair of Travertine Lamps after Robsjohn-Gibbings
Hansen, T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Bronze, Travertine
A lovely pair of travertine lamps after the iconic lamps by TH Robsjohn-Gib...
Pair of Monteverdi-Young Swivel Chairs
Pair of Monteverdi-Young Swivel Chairs
Maurice Bailey, Monteverdi-Young
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs
Faux Leather, Wood
A fantastic pair of Monteverdi-Young swivel chairs designed by Maurice Bail...
Italian Stainless Steel and Brass Desk Table
Italian Stainless Steel and Brass Desk Table
Maison Ramsay
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Dining Room Tables
Brass, Glass, Stainless Steel
Mid-Century Modern table of stainless steel with brass accents and inset gl...
Karl Springer Style Tessellated Bone Dining Table ...
Karl Springer
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Colombian Modern Dining Room Tables
Mid-Century Modern dining or center table base of tessellated bone. Four le...
Pair of Plaster Jansen Attributed Console Tables
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Console Tables
Plaster, Wood
Pair of French wall-mounted plaster console tables with feather-form bases ...
Karl Springer Lucite and Brass Occasional Table
Karl Springer, Karl Springer Ltd.
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
A nice scaled occasional table or small cocktail/coffee table with Lucite l...
Pair of Caned and Walnut Lounge Chairs Kipp Stewar...
Directional, Kipp Stewart
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Cane, Walnut
A pair of sculptural chairs in dark walnut with caned barrel back. Loose cu...
Pair of Guglielmo Ulrich 1930s Art Deco Club Chair...
Guglielmo Ulrich
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Art Deco Club Chairs
Upholstery, Wood
A unique pair of Italian Art Deco club chairs by Guglielmo Ulrich. Ebonized...
Rare Pair of Mid-Century Stainless Steel and Brass...
Laurel Lamp Company
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Brass, Stainless Steel
Chic pair of stainless steel cylinder lamps with applied abstract brass dec...
Hollywood Regency Stainless Steel and Brass King B...
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Hollywood Regency Beds
Stainless Steel, Brass
A Mid-Century Modern king-size bed with stainless steel posts with brass ac...
Rare Venini "Diamante" Table Obelisk
Rare Venini "Diamante" Table Obelisk
Venini
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Glass
Murano Glass
A rare table decoration by Venini in the Diamante pattern. Used in several ...
Set of Four Mid-Century French Metal and Brass Din...
Colette Gueden
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs
Brass, Metal
A chic set of four dining chairs in painted metal with brass accents in the...
Set of Three Danish Bar Stools by Johannes Anderse...
Johannes Andersen, Uldum Møbelfabrik
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Stools
Teak, Upholstery
A set of three vintage Danish modern bar stools in oiled teak with a sculpt...
Pair of Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin Side Chair...
Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Chairs
A pair of iconic Milo Baughman Mid-Century Modern side chairs with tubular ...
Pair of Modern Klismos Chairs by Pietro Constantin...
Pietro Constantini, Ello Furniture
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chairs
A pair of Klismos chairs by Pietro Constantini for Ello, in the style of Ro...
Pair of Maison Charles Steel Sconces
Pair of Maison Charles Steel Sconces
Maison Charles et Fils
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Wall Lights and Sconces
Stainless Steel
A chic pair of Maison Charles French sconces in steel. Steel shades with a ...
Maison Jansen Style Steel and Brass Coffee Table
Maison Jansen Style Steel and Brass Coffee Table
Maison Jansen
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Brass, Stainless Steel
A chic pair of steel trestle or sawhorse form coffee table bases with brass...
Pair of Edwardian English Leather Library Chairs
Offered by Porter & Plunk
Antique 19th Century English Edwardian Chairs
Mahogany, Leather
A pair of Edwardian leather upholstered armchairs with square back and open...
Vintage French Adjustable Modernist Chandelier
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Metal
A sculptural chandelier in metal comprised of four rotating arms with adjus...
Mid-Century Modern Italian Chandelier in the Manne...
Fontana Arte, Crystal Arte
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Hollywood Regency Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Crystal, Glass
An eight-light chandelier in the form of a 'bowl' formed by glass panels al...
Set of Eight Regency Style Dining Chairs, Parish H...
Albert Hadley, Sister Parish
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century American Regency Dining Room Chairs
Upholstery, Wood
A set of four armchairs and four side chairs in the Regency style created f...
Pair of Italian Brass Mirrors
Pair of Italian Brass Mirrors
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Mirrors
Brass
A pair of 1970s Italian brass mirrors, with two square section brass frames...
Pair of Large Textured Murano Glass Wall Sconces b...
Artisti Barovier
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass, Murano Glass
A pair of very large Mid-Century Modern wall sconces by Barovier of texture...
Textured Glass Tile Flush Mount Light Fixture in t...
Kalmar
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount
Glass
A large Mid-Century Modern flush mount light fixture composed of rectangula...
Mid-Century Modern Venini for Camer Crystal Chande...
Venini, Camer Glass
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Murano Glass
A Mid-Century Modern chandelier with four tiers of Venini Murano crystal tr...
Mid-Century Modern Brass Chandelier
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Metal
A lovely Mid-Century Modern chandelier of circular form with six painted me...
French Ceramic Faux Bois Floor Lamp
French Ceramic Faux Bois Floor Lamp
Offered by Porter & Plunk
20th Century French Floor Lamps
Ceramic
A sculptural floor lamp in ceramic faux bois with exceptional color and gla...