Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1950 item #505703 (stock #501 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00
Modernist art pottery lamp attributed to Marianna Von Allesch. Pottery body measures app. 23 1/2". Total height app. 28". Of good quality and design, unmarked.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1970 item #517346 (stock #531 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00
Watercolor on paper board by Lloyd Ray Ney. Ney - 1893 - 1964, b. Pa., lived in New Hope, Pa. 1925 - 1964. Studied - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, winner of the Cresson Prize, WPA commissions, his non-objective paintings were included in 15 years of exhibitions at the Guggenheim Museum [ 1947 - 1955]. This work is in very good original condition, frame is original, and measures app. 19" X 25", signed Ney,'61.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #573625 (stock #697)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

American modernist jewelry movement.

Sterling silver pin made by Paul Lobel, c.1940s.

Entitled "Stradivarius",this brooch is in excellent condition.

Measurements 3" x 1".

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #588981 (stock #744)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00
Ed Wiener modernist abstract fish pin, c.1950s. The pin is made of sterling silver with copper bezel and coil with a rutilated quartz. The pin is in excellent condition and measures 2 1/2" x 2 1/8".
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #598730 (stock #774)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Paul Lobel figural sterling brooch.

Rare form from this early modernist artisan.

Condition - excellent.

Measures appx. 2 1/4" x 1 1/2".

All Items : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #613407 (stock #818)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Byron Browne - New York, 1907-1961.

Studied - National Academy of Design.

Member- American Abstract Artists Group of 1938.

Exhibited - Art Institute of Chicago, Carnegie Institute, Corcoran Gallery Biennial, Museum of Modern Art, Pennsylvania Academy among many others.

Ink and watercolor on paper. Image Measures appx. 19" x 26".

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #613477 (stock #819)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Ruth E.Berger - Phila, 20th century, oil on canvas depicting boys on a seesaw, circa 1950.

Image measures appx. 20" x 24".

Condition - very good and original.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #769258 (stock #2093)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Maxwell Chayat, sterling and enamel American modernist brooch.

1 5/8" x 2 1/8".

Excellent condition.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1950 item #830119 (stock #2168)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Louis Wolchonok - (1898 - 1973)

Studied - Academie Julian, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Cooper Union Art School, National Academy of Design

Exhibited - Art Institute of Chicago, National Academy of Design, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Whitney Museum of American Art

Watercolor gouache

Image - 17" x 23"

Very good condition

In original frame

Frame has some damage

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1007092 (stock #2391)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Laszlo Matulay - 1912 - 1999

Austrian/American

Gouache on heavy paper

Expressionist portrait entitled "Mozart"

20" x 30"

In very good unframed condition

Minor small tear in lower right

Studied - Vienna Academy of Applied Arts

Associated with Bauhaus artist group

Emigrated to the United States in 1935

Painter, magazine and book illustrator

All Items : New Century : Glass : Sculptural : Pre 2000 item #1029033 (stock #2244)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Per B. Sundberg for Orrefors

Organic form frosted art glass vase

Stands 9" tall

Marked - Orrefors PBS

In very good condition - email for full condition report

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1090006 (stock #2538)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Ron Dembosky - Pair of powerful mythic figures

Oil on canvas

Mid 20th century

Dembosky - American, PA. 20th century

13" x 33"

Very good original and unrestored condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1146806 (stock #2637)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Rachel Gera modernist sterling silver bracelet

Interior circumference measures appx. 7" and a rear opening of 1"

6" tall

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1345276 (stock #3615)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Richard Hoptner modernist abstract sculpture in wood

15 1/2" tall

Base - 8" x 5 1/2"

Signed and dated 1965

Excellent condition

Hoptner - 1921 - 2002, Philadelphia, PA

Education - University of Pennsylvania, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan

Exhibitions - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Detroit Institute of Art, Woodmere Art Gallery, Sui Generis Gallery, NYC, St. Joseph's University, Phila.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1359142 (stock #3774)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Ramona Solberg necklace

1970

Sterling silver, bronze, suede and beads

Suede neck ring - 15 5/8"

Pendant measures 3 1/4" by 2 1/4"

Marked Ramona on verso

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1360306 (stock #3785)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling and ebony brooch

Mid 20th century

1 3/4" x 3 3/4"

Weight - 14 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling on silver element and hand etched Cooke on verso of wood segment

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #620988 (stock #825)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,750.00
American modernist sterling cuff bracelet made by Frank Miraglia, c.1950s. The cuff is in excellent condition and measures 2" wide.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #840528 (stock #2173)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,750.00

Lucille Ireland modernist abstraction - oil on canvas.

c. 1950

Ireland lived on the Philadelphia Main Line and exhibited at the Stabler gallery during the 1950's in NYC. She is listed in "Women Artists in America".

Image measures 18" x 24".

Unframed

Signed on stretcher

Condition - very good original