Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #867486 (stock #2218 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

American Modernist Sterling Earrings w/Coral Bead

Ed Wiener

c.1950s

Excellent condition

1 1/4" x 7/8", screwbacks

Stamped Ed Wiener Stamped Ed Wiener, sterling

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1990 item #929306 (stock #2292)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Mitch Lyons - received a M.F.A. in ceramics from Tyler School of Art, and his B.F.A. from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.

Known for these unique mono prints utilizing a slab of clay.

His works are included in numerous private and public collections throughout the United States, such as the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Woodmere Art Museum, American University, and the Noyes Museum among others.

This exuberant mono print, framed, measures 44 1/2" x 35 1/4".

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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #968145 (stock #2348)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Adolf Dehn, American 1895 -1968

Schools -

Art Students League of New York

Minneapolis School of Fine Art/College Art Design

Exhibitions -

American Watercolor Society

Brooklyn Museum

Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC

Guggenheim Museum

Metropolitan Museum, New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Whitney Museum of American Art

Li...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1970 item #1002731 (stock #2384 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Vintage Modernist Sterling Brooch Pendant

Oswaldo Guayasamin

Very good vintage condition

Sterling silver w/synthetic rubies

3 1/4" x 1 1/4"

Oswaldo Guayasamin, was born in Quito, the capital of Ecuador, on July 6, 1919. He graduated from the School of Fine Art in Quito as painter and sculptor. He carried out his first exhibit when he was 23, in 1942. He achieved in his youth all National Awards, and was credited, in 1952, at the...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1047614 (stock #2481)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Esther Lewittes modernist jewelry sterling and pearl brooch

1950's

3 1/2" x 2"

Marked on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1056387 (stock #2493)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Mena Messina sterling silver necklace

Striking modern design

18 1/2" long x 1 3/8" wide

Weight - a substantial 200 grams

Heavy and well rendered

Signed Mena Messina SS 1994

Messina -

Education - The Philadelphia College of Art 1972-76

Galleries -

The Guggenheim Museum NYC

The Philadelphia Museum of Art

Blue Streak Gallery Philadelphia PA

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Period : Pre 1910 item #1182662 (stock #2695)
Auerbach and 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

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1940 item #1269896 (stock #3045)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Geza DeVegh Art Deco head vases

Classical motif

1930

White with clear over glaze

Created for Phoenix pottery

Male - 9" tall

Female - 8 1/2" tall

Marked only T-105 and 106

Very good vintage condition with no issues to note

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1317908 (stock #3477)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Poul Warmind modernist sterling silver bracelet

Denmark

1950

7 1/2" x 1"

Weight - 65 grams

Marked Warmind, Denmark, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1339598 (stock #3586)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Soren Borup modernist sterling silver kinetic necklace

1960 - 70

Denmark

Neck chain - 15 3/4"

Pendant - 2" in diameter

Marked S.Borup, 925s, Denmark on both chain and pendant

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1356602 (stock #3764)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver brooch

Mid 20th century

This rare early form measures 1 5/8" x 1 1/2"

Marked Cooke, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1930 item #1366149 (stock #3829)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Georg Jensen modernist/constructivist sterling silver brooch

Designed by Oscar Gundlach Petersen

1920's

1" x 1 1/2"

Weight - 8+ grams

Marked as pictured

Very good antique/vintage condition with only minor surface scratches

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1366177 (stock #3831)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Oiva Toikka 2 piece art glass vase/candle holder

Nuutajarvi Notsjo 1964-73

Finland

19 3/8" tall

Cobalt blue

Pictured on page 130 in the book Scandinavian Ceramics and Glass (1940's to 1980's) / George Fischler and Barrett Gould/Schiffer Publishing /2000.

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1940 item #1366178 (stock #3832)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Beautiful, delicate and rare floral compote dating from the early part of the 20th century

Thin glass with quilted construction, gold inclusions and applied green rim

Most likely created by Fratelli Toso, Murano

In very good condition with no problems observed

Stands a touch under 5" tall. Top diameter - 7"

Unmarked

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1960 item #1366179 (stock #3834)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Archimede Seguso dog figurine

Unique black and white technique

Heavy and substantial

6" tall x 7 1/2" long

Very good vintage condition with no issues to note

All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 2000 item #1367410 (stock #3848)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver bracelet

Elegant orbital form

Interior diameter - 2 5/8"

Width - 1/8"

Weight - 24.5 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling

Excellent condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1377903 (stock #3916)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00
Palle Bisgaard sterling silver and nacre bracelet

Denmark

Mid 20th century

This well crafted, rare and beautiful bracelet measures 7 1/2" x 1 1/8"

Weight - a substantial 101 grams

Marked as pictured in frame#4

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1392761 (stock #3446)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Rebajes modernist sterling silver butterfly bracelet

1950s

This unique handcrafted cuff has an interior circumference of 5 3/8" plus a rear opening of 1 1/8"

Weight - 46 grams

Marked Rebajes, sterling

Very good vintage condition with minor scattered surface scratches