Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1940 item #1286246 (stock #3086)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,400.00

Wilber Orme designed Art Deco glass candle holders

Cambridge Glass, "Pristine Table Architecture"

Rare and important objects of early modern design

1938

5 3/8" tall x 5 3/8" long

Book reference- American Modern 1925 - 1940, Design for A New Age, Harry Abrams publ., featured on pages 56 - 57

Very good vintage condition with some restoration. Please email for details

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1402764 (stock #3488)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,400.00

Modernist 14K gold necklace with smokey quartz

Stunningly dramatic grid like design

Mid 20th century

Neck ring measures 16" round

Weight - 29.30 grams

Main decorative element measures 4" X 4 3/8"

Marked 14K

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #758379 (stock #2081)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,300.00

American Early Modernist Sterling Abstract Brooch

Ed Wiener

c.1955

Excellent condition

2 5/8" x 2 7/8"

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #548002 (stock #625 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Unique handcrafted modernist 18k gold ring w/small diamond, signed GR.

Size 6. Box measures app. 5/8" square, standing on point app. 7/8" tall

Condition - excellent

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #620989 (stock #826)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

American modernist sterling cuff made by Ed Wiener, c.1950s.

Excellent condition and measures 2 1/4" wide.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #992669 (stock #2375 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Ed Wiener modernist jewelry sterling silver brooch with stone

C. late 1940's - early 1950's

3 1/2" x 2 3/4"

Exceptional early work

Three dimensional

Minor surface scratches

Unpolished

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #1036830 (stock #2453)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Micheal Powolny glazed ceramic compote

Austria

10” tall x 12” across the top opening.

The top bowl is marked underneath with the numbers – 6308

The base is numbered underneath with the numbers 45 over 9308 and 17 below. There are no other visible markings

The condition is very good with no chips or cracks

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1176325 (stock #2672)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Rachel Gera modernist sterling silver, onyx, garnet and pearls with gold wash bracelet

Mid 20th century

Israel

1 3/4" tall

Interior circumference a touch under 6 1/2" which includes a rear opening of 1"

Marked Gera, Israel, 925, handmade

Very good vintage condition, one onyx stone has 2 minor chips visible under magnification

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1255406 (stock #2999)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Modernist 14K gold and carved lapis brooch/pendant

Exceptional design with nice weight

1950's - 1960's

2 3/8" x 1 3/4"

Weight --- 27.96 grams

Marked on verso

Wonderful vintage condition
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1337782 (stock #3572)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

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 : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1338279 (stock #3577)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver, ebony and leather rope necklace

Mid 20th century

Pendant - 5 5/8" x 2 1/2"

Neck chain 24" long and adjustable

Weight - 26 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1355761 (stock #3756)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Ruth Berridge modernist 14K gold brooch

Mid 20th century

3 5/8" x 1 1/4"

Weight - 13.40 grams

Marked Berridge, 14K

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1358869 (stock #3772)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Janiye modernist sterling silver necklace

1950

Pendant 2" x 2 3/4"

Neck ring should fit a 16" neck

Weight - 40 grams

Marked Janiye, sterling on both neck ring and pendant

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1940 item #1405822 (stock #3507)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Rare lattimo Murano art glass elephant

Murano, Italy

1920s - 1930s

5 3/8" tall at highest point

6" across

Excellent antique condition

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1354875 (stock #3745)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,195.00

Antonio Pineda Modernist sterling silver sculptural bracelet

Taxco, Mexico

Mid 20th century

Interior circumference - 5 1/4" plus a 1" gap in rear

This well crafted and substantial bracelet weighs a hefty 68 grams

Marked with Antonio crown and Los Castillo circular mark, 970, bell cypher and Hecho en Mexico

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1970 item #797534 (stock #2134 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,000.00

Eve Peri - Abstract gouache on paper

Circa - 1960

Image - 16 1/2" x 20 1/2"

Eve Peri:September 25, 1897 - March 4, 1966 Place of Birth: Bangor, Maine, United States Place of Death: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Place(s) of Residence: New York, New York, United States Mexico

Related People: wife of Alfonso Umaña Mendez

Work Type/Media: Drawings and prints, Painting, Textiles and clothing

Artistic Roles: Co...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1960 item #1341563 (stock #3592)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,950.00

Graziella Laffi modernist sterling silver case

Rare and unique hand hammered object

1950

Peru

3 3/4" x 2 1/4"

Weight - a hefty 140+ grams

Marked Laffi, Peru, 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pencil : Pre 1940 item #613399 (stock #816)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,850.00
Abstract pencil/charcoal on paper - estate stamped 'Ramstonev'. This work was done during the late 1930's as part of the 'Cooperative' project in the New Hope, Pa. modern art community. Charles Ramsey, Louis Stone and Charles Evans worked collectively on drawings and paintings during this time. While all three were accomplished artists they decided to suppress their individual egos and create works in keeping with the leftist philosophies proposed by many of the intellectuals of the time and the...