Porter & Plunk

Palm Springs, CA

About Porter & Plunk

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 classi...Read More

Porter & Plunk

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Westwood Industries
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20th Century United States Modern Table Lamps
Brass
Pair of 1970s modernist brass lamps with Art Deco influence. A flattened sphere on a thick column with a ring base. Attributed to Westwood Industries. Shades for display only.
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20th Century United States Organic Modern Table Lamps
Metal
A sculptural metal "tree" lamp with a painted finish. Professionally rewired with new socket. Measures: Height to top of finial, height to top of "tree" 25 inches...
Grosfeld House
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20th Century United States Hollywood Regency Night Stands
Leather, Wood
A pair of nightstands or occasional tables by Grosfeld House, circa 1940's. A two drawer leather wrapped chest sits on a painted base with cabriole legs and a shelf. Top measures 18&...
Dorothy Draper, Heritage-Henredon
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20th Century United States Hollywood Regency Commodes and Chests of Drawers
A three-drawer "Espana" chest by Dorothy Draper for Heritage Henredon. Re-lacquered.
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20th Century Brutalist Table Lamps
Steel
A superb Brutalist table lamp in the style of Paul Evans, Tom Greene and Harry Balmer for Laurel. Hints of gold, green and red. Original shade included. 15" to bottom of shade, ...
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20th Century United States Table Lamps
Chrome
A chic pair of 1980s chrome ball lamps. Double sockets, excellent quality, labeled Norman Perry Lamp Co. Shades for display only.
Gaetano Sciolari
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20th Century Italy Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Aluminum, Brass, Glass
A pair of Italian Brass, Aluminum and Glass three light sconces by Gaetano Sciolari. Brass tubes form a geomteric back for three aluminum cubes that hold cast glass surrounds. Takes ...
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20th Century Spain Hollywood Regency Wall Lights and Sconces
Tôle
A pair of three-light gilt tole sconces, Spanish, circa 1950s or 1960s. Scrolling leaves form a central figure with three scolled arms ending in leaf bobeche and 'cups'. Rewired. Tak...
Lehr and Leubert
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20th Century Germany Art Deco Armchairs
Upholstery, Burl
A sculptural pair of German burl wood armchairs by Lehr and Leubert, Vereinigte Werkstatten, Munich, circa 1930s, with original seat and back cushions. The scrolled back accepts a ro...
Baker Furniture Company
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20th Century United States Hollywood Regency Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Mahogany
A Baker coffee table, circa 1960, with a elongated diamond like top on four Doric column legs on a cross stretcher. Top is inlaid with figured and flamed bleached mahogany, in a grey...
Heywood-Wakefield Co.
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20th Century United States Mid-Century Modern Commodes and Chests of Dra...
Maple
A Mid-Century Modern four-drawer chest with sculptural block front and shaped legs. Refinished in a silver grey stain.
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20th Century Italy Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Murano Glass
A dramatic Italian chandelier from the 1960s with six lights above gray/green curved glass 'petals'. In the style of Stilnovo and the work of Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte.

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