Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1347172 (stock #3660)
Auerbach & Maffia
$185.00

Jorma Laine modernist bronze necklace

Finland

Mid 20th century

Pendant - 1 1/4" x 2 1/2"

,P.chain measures 23" long

Marked Jorma Laine, bronze, Finland

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1346251 (stock #3629)
Auerbach & Maffia
$2,500.00

Xavier Gonzalez (1898-1993)

Spanish American Painter and sculptor

Exhibited -

Whitney Museum of American Art

Corcoran Gallery of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art,

Gonzalez crafted this necklace for his wife and fellow artist, Ethel Edwards

This necklace was part of a collection of Gonzalez's jewelry donated by the artist and his wife to the Art Student's League, NY, where he taught sculpture for many years

Interior ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1337782 (stock #3572)
Auerbach & Maffia
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Art Smith modernist copper brooch

1950's

4 3/8" x 1 3/8" at widest point

Weight - 35 grams

Marked Art Smith in script on verso

Excellent vintage condition with original oxidation

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1332540 (stock #3546)
Auerbach & Maffia
$450.00

Jorma Laine modernist bronze pendant necklace

Finland

1960 - 70

Pendant - 5 1/4" long

Chain - 25" extended

Weight - 46 grams

Marked on verso - Jorma Laine, Bronze, Finland

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1330173 (stock #3520)
Auerbach & Maffia
$450.00

Carl Tasha modernist dragon pendant necklace

1970's

Provincetown, Mass.

Brass on leather cord

Pendant - 1 5/8" x 3"

Marked C. Tasha on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1327413 (stock #3510)
Auerbach & Maffia
$675.00

Art Smith modernist brass earrings

1950

1 1/2" diameter

Weight - 17.25 grams

Marked Art Smith in script

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1326689 (stock #3500)
Auerbach & Maffia
$3,200.00

Pal Kepenyes brass modernist necklace

Mexico

Mid 20th century

Center pendants, set with western opals, measure 6" long

Should fit a 16" neck

Weight - 208 grams

Signed Pal Kepenyes, Mexico

Condition - excellent vintage

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1316853 (stock #3474)
Auerbach & Maffia
$250.00

Pentti Sarpaneva bronze organic ring

Finland

1970/p>

Size - 9 1/2" with adjustable band

Marked Made in Finland on band

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1316831 (stock #3473)
Auerbach & Maffia
$550.00

Pentti Sarpaneva modernist bronze and agate necklace

Striking golden sliced agate set in patinated bronze matrix

1970

Finland

Pendant measures 6" long

Neck chain measures 19" long

Marked P. Sarpaneva on verso

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1314213 (stock #3459)
Auerbach & Maffia
$495.00

Percz Janos bronze modernist brooch

Hungary

Mid 20th century

2 1/8" x 2 1/8"

Weight - 17.22 grams

Marked on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1313550 (stock #3457)
Auerbach & Maffia
$695.00

Impressive hand crafted modernist brass necklace

c 1960's

Origin - Argentina

Marked Jacob

Pendant - 7 1/2" long

Should fit a 16" neck

Very nice vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1280911 (stock #3068)
Auerbach & Maffia
$695.00

Carl Tasha nude figural brass belt buckle

C. 1970

Provincetown, Mass

4 1/4" x 2"

Marked on top and reverse

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1950 item #1267328 (stock #3033)
Auerbach & Maffia
$465.00

Rebajes kinetic cowboy brooch

Copper

Rare form

3 1/4" tall

Signed on verso

Very good original vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1256485 (stock #3000)
Auerbach & Maffia
$2,600.00

Xavier Gonzalez (1898-1993)

Spanish American Painter and sculptor

Exhibited -

Whitney Museum of American Art

Corcoran Gallery of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Gonzalez hand crafted this necklace for his wife and fellow artist, Ethel Edwards

The necklace comes from a collection of Gonzalez's jewelry donated by the artist and his wife to the Art Student's League, NY, where he taught sculpture for many years

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1970 item #1253827 (stock #2995)
Auerbach & Maffia
$650.00

Carl Tasha modernist brass belt buckle

1970

4" long

2" wide

Signed and numbered on tail fin

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1960 item #1246332 (stock #2967)
Auerbach & Maffia
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Art Smith Modernist copper "Open Hole" bracelet.

1950

2" at tallest point

Interior circumference 6 1/2" including a 1" opening in rear

Marked Art Smith in script

Retains original patina, scratches to sealant

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1183706 (stock #2700)
Auerbach & Maffia
$3,200.00

Art Smith modernist copper and brass brooch

1950

3 1/8" x 2 1/4"

Impressed signature on verso

Very good vintage condition retaining original patina

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1910 item #1182662 (stock #2695)
Auerbach & Maffia
$1,200.00

Art Nouveau Owl belt buckle

Gablonz, Bohemia

1900

5" x 3"

Metal alloy

Pictured on page 29 of Jewels of Fantasy: Costume Jewelry of the 20th Century, Deanna Farneti Cera (Editor)

Very good antique condition