Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1221057 (stock #2847)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Elsa Freund modernist bracelet

Sterling silver with Elsaramic stone

These ceramic stones were hand created and display internal lines and fissures

1950 - 1960

1 7/8" tall

Interior circumference 5 1/4" plus a one inch rear opening

Somewhat flexible

Signed Elsa

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1232321 (stock #2889)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Hans Hansen sterling silver necklace designed by Bent Gabrielsen

Denmark

Late 1960's - 1970's

Pendant - 4 1/4" long

Torque measures 15" in circumference plus a 1 1/4" opening

Both neck ring and pendant are signed Hans Hansen 925s Denmark

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1343354 (stock #3609)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Tapio Wirkkala Kantarelli vase with line engraving

Finland

Dated 1952

Height - 6"

Width - 9"

Across - 8 1/4"

Engraved markings on bottom read - Tapio Wirkkala - Iittala - 52

Very good and clean condition with no issues to note

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1357839 (stock #3766)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Paul Lobel modernist sterling silver standing horse brooch

1950

1 1/2" x 2 1/8"

Weight - 12.6 grams

Marked Lobel, sterling on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1359565 (stock #3778)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Jan Lohmann modernist sterling silver and lapis bracelet

Denmark

1970

Wearable length - 6 3/4"

Width - 1" to 1 1/2" when top stone is included

This heavy and solid bracelet weighs a hefty 98.50 grams

Marked Denamrk, Lohmann, 925

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1363570 (stock #3802)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Mary Ann Scherr modernist sterling silver slave bracelet

1970's

Interior circumference 6 1/2"

Should fit a small size wrist

Ring is adjustable, currently a size eight

Weight 21.55 grams

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1381298 (stock #3930)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Hans Hansen modernist sterling silver necklace

Denmark

Mid 20th century

This rare and classic form weighs a heavy 135 grams

15 1/2" x 3/4"

Signature screw type clasp

Marked Hans Hansen in script, 925s and Denmark

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1385816 (stock #3412)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Erik Dennung modernist sterling necklace and bracelet set for B&D Denmark

Dramatic hand hammered statement jewelry

1970

Necklace should fit a 14 1/2" to 15 1/2" neck, width tapers from 1/2" to 1 3/8" at widest point

Bracelet measures 6" in circumference plus a 1 1/4" rear opening [7 1/4" total], width tapers from 1/2" to 1 1/4" at widest point

Weight - Necklace - 82 grams, Bracelet - 52 grams

Both pieces marked B&D, Erik Dennung, Denmark, sterli...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #683465 (stock #1006)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,550.00

Modernist gold earrings

Betty Cooke

2 1/8"

Condition - excellent

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #856426 (stock #2193)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Ed Levin modernist sterling bracelet

Rare early handwrought example of Levin's work, c. 1950 or earlier.

Three 1/4" diameter sterling silver balls.

Sterling silver wrap.

Deep blue and white ceramic beads.

Inside diameter measures 2 1/2"

Marked - see picture.

Very good vintage condition.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 2000 item #930343 (stock #2294)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Julia Sorrell mixed media painting.

British - 20th century.

Work dated 1996.

Image - 21 1/2" x 29".

Frame - 3" wide.

Excellent original condition.

Elected to the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour (RI)

Elected to the Royal Society of British Artists (RBA)

Sampling of exhbitions -

Norfolk & Norwich Festival Open Studios 1995 - 05.

The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Philip Rieff Collection...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #942806 (stock #2318 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Limoges art deco porcelain decanter.

Circa - 1930.

France.

Marked - F. Juinque, Limoges.

10 1/2" tall.

Very good vintage condition with no problems to note.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #961905 (stock #2339 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Rachel Gera Israeli modernist.

Bold, impressive, statement ring - sterling silver and rock crystal.

Stands 1" high on the finger.

Face - 1 1/4" x 1 3/4".

Size - 7 3/4 - 8.

Marked Gera Israel hand made 925.

Excellent vintage condition.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1020559 (stock #2424 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Rachel Gera modernist sterling silver and lapis ring

Bold, strong and heavy this dramatic ring is a classic example of Gera's work

Size 10

Stands 1" above the finger

In very good vintage condition

Marked Gera 925 Hand Made

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1960 item #1025954 (stock #2439 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Oscar Zanetti art glass bird

Beautiful lattimo, amber and silver leaf bodied bird with black extended beak application

7 1/2" x 7 1/2"

Excellent condition

Engraved signature and paper label

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1219028 (stock #2832)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Far Fan sterling silver serpent belt buckle

1950

Mexico

7" x 3 1/2"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1950 item #1237819 (stock #2935)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Robert Laurent - France, USA 1890 - 1970

Woodstock art colony

Exhibitions -

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Whitney Museum of American Art

Art Students League of New York - teacher

Ogunquit School of Painting and Sculpture - teacher and director

SCULPTURE -

Cast stone reclining nude

11" x 8 1/2"

Marked LAURENT on base

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1323577 (stock #3494)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,500.00

Betty Cooke modernist 14K gold brooch w/pearl

Delicate and elegant variation on her renowned blades of grass theme

3 1/2" x 1 1/4"

Weight - 5.50 grams

Stamped Cooke, 14K

Excellent condition