Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1096196 (stock #2554)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,500.00

Ralph Nelson surrealist abstract landscape

24" x 30"

Signed Nelson

Dated 1941 [lrc]

In very good original condition with no cleaning or restoration

Unframed

Rare oil on canvas from this artist

Nelson - American, 20th century

Studied - ASL

Exhibited - Whitney Museum,NYC

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1960 item #1191372 (stock #2725)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,200.00

Reed and Barton Diamond pattern sterling silver flatware

Important mid 20th century design

c. 1958

Service for 8 consisting of

8 knives

8 dinner forks

8 salad forks

8 tea spoons

Total of 32 pieces in all

In gently used vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1396265 (stock #3460)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,200.00

Art Smith "Three Hole" modernist copper bracelet

This large and impressive handcrafted work measures 3 1/4" tall

Interior circumference - overall 7 1/4" including a 1 1/2" rear opening

Weight - 94 grams

Very good vintage condition displaying the original untouched patina

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1376885 (stock #3902)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,995.00

Art Smith modernist sterling silver kinetic double hoop earrings

American modernist

1950

3 3/4" long x 2 1/4" wide

Weight - 23 grams

Impressed marked Art Smith in script on both earrings

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1237258 (stock #2924)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,950.00

Peter Macchiarini modernist sterling, bronze and copper brooch

c. 1950

California

3" x 3"

Marked MACCHIARINI

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #649187 (stock #927)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

Elsa Freund modernist necklace.

Silver with glazed ceramic 'stone'.

Pendant - 2 1/2" x 2 3/4".

Condition - excellent.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Acrylic : Pre 1980 item #788536 (stock #2113 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

Frederick Gill - American 1906 -1974

Studied at The Pennsylvania Museum School of Art, The University of Pennsylvania and The Tyler School of Art.

Exhibitions - Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Academy of Arts and Letters, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Butler Art Institute and the Philadelphia Art Alliance.

Mixed media collage and acrylic painting with stone, fabric and metal on board.

Entitled - Harlem Nocturne.

Dated 1972.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1035559 (stock #2450)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

Nile Landberg Tulip vase for Orrefors

Deep red and clear

18" tall

Marked Orrefors, Expo, NU, 312 - 57

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1138533 (stock #2627)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

William Barnett [1918 - 1992 Phila,Pa]

Modernist oil on canvas depicting farm workers in field

1940's

20" x 34"

Very good condition

Unframed

William Barnett -

Schools * Philadelphia Museum School, Teacher * Pratt Institute of Art, Student

Some Exhibitions * Brooklyn Museum * Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC * Guggenheim Museum * Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts * Philadelphia Sketch Club

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1234548 (stock #2906)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

Art Smith modernist sterling silver and banded agate ring

Over sized and substantial

c. 1950

Stone measures 2 1/16" long x 1" at widest point

Size 7 - 7 1/4

Weight - 31.55 grams

Very good vintage condition

Stone displays natural variations and inclusions

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1294355 (stock #3118)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

Art Smith modernist sterling silver kinetic earrings

1950

3 3/8" long

3" wide

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1355697 (stock #3755)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,900.00

John Prip modernist sterling silver brooch

Mid 20th century

2 1/4" x 2 3/4"

Weight - 21.50 grams

Marked with artist's cypher on verso

Inscribed Josephine H. Gilbert

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1970 item #490092 (stock #474 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00
Item - Monotype by Harry Bertoia circa. 1960. Condition - excellent. Professionally framed. Measurements - app.[image] 11 1/2"x 24", framed - 22"x 34 1/2". One of a kind.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #577318 (stock #717)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Modernist painting, oil on canvas c. 1960.

Artist - Gloria Goodman Bernstein, American, NY, 20th century.

Studied - ASL, NYC.

Image measures approx. 30" x 44".

Condition - excellent and original

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1980 item #683463 (stock #1005)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling necklace with black coral element threaded on black leather cord.

Coral measures 5 1/4" long. Adjustable leather cord.

Artist stamped.

ONE OF A KIND

Condition - excellent.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #781896 (stock #2112)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Elsa Freund Modernist necklace

C. 1950's

Silver, aluminum and ceramic

1 3/4" x 3"

Signed - Elsa

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1960 item #1113117 (stock #2592)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Rebajes modernist copper wall sculptures

Rare, large and handmade

14" long x 10" across

Marked Rebajes

Very good vintage condition with minor age related patina

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1116785 (stock #2604)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Ramona Solberg modernist sterling silver necklace

Rare early work

1950

18 1/2" long

Largest medallions measure approximately 1 1/2" long

Unmarked

Comes with letter from original owner

Very good vintage condition with some minor tarnish