Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1980 item #1047611 (stock #2480)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Carl Tasha modernist brass buckle

Provincetown, MA

1970's

2 1/2" x 2 3/8"

Marked C.Tasha

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1126201 (stock #2617)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Wolgfang Roth - 20th century German/American

Color lithograph entitled "Elephant Ballerina" from the "Circus Suite" c. 1970.

24" x 18"

Signed and numbered in white pencil

Number 12 in an edition of 250

Wolfgang Roth was an internationally known artist and set designer.

Born in Berlin in 1910, he worked with Erwin Piscator and Bertolt Brecht in theater and opera.

Roth emigrated to New York in 1938.

He designed sets for dozens of...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1970 item #1138332 (stock #2626)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Giles Vidal modernist abstract bracelet

Made from Vidal's unique metal combining pewter and base grade silver

7" x 1 1/4"

Marked with artist's stamp

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1146779 (stock #2634)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Ed Levin modernist abstract figural pendant

Rare and early form crafted in sterling silver

1950

2" x 1 1/4"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1286480 (stock #3088)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Paul Miller modernist sterling silver and red agate shadow box ring

1950

New York

Size 8

Weight - 26.12 grams

Well crafted and substantial

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1286562 (stock #3089)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Karl Erik Palmberg modernist design bracelet for Alton

Sterling silver

Sweden

1972

Interior circumference - 7"

Center element 1 3/8" tall

Very good condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1288358 (stock #3095)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Modernist abstract sterling silver and pearl ring

1970

European origin

Size 7 1/2

Front measures just under 1 1/2" tall

Weight - 10.71 grams

Marked 925

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1293415 (stock #3115)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Uno A Erre modernist sterling silver pendant necklace

Italy

c. 1960 - 70

Chain measures 15 1/2" long extended

Pendant - 2 3/8" tall including bale

Fully hallmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1321042 (stock #3491)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Los Castillo modernist sterling silver and copper necklace

Machine age design

Interior circumference - 14"

3/8" tall

Weight - 127 grams

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1330173 (stock #3520)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Carl Tasha modernist dragon pendant necklace

1970's

Provincetown, Mass.

Brass on leather cord

Pendant - 1 5/8" x 3"

Marked C. Tasha on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1332540 (stock #3546)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Jorma Laine modernist bronze pendant necklace

Finland

1960 - 70

Pendant - 5 1/4" long

Chain - 25" extended

Weight - 46 grams

Marked on verso - Jorma Laine, Bronze, Finland

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1349758 (stock #3695)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Vintage Mexican sterling silver necklace

Bold statement piece

Weighs a substantial 106.40 grams

16" long

1 7/8" at widest point

Marked Mexico 925

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1353216 (stock #3735)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Swedish sterling silver modernist ring

1973

Size - 6

Height - 1 1/8"

Weight - 11.60 grams

Hallmarks - RCN, H in circle, three crowns, S and Y9 [1973]

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1355696 (stock #3752)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Jacob Hull silver plate necklace for Buch en Deichmann

Denmark

Late 1960's to 1970's

Neck ring should fit a 14" neck

Center element measures 3 1/2" long

Weight - a substantial 92 grams

Marked on verso

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1360920 (stock #3788)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

C. Leslie Smith modernist sterling and Amethyst ring

1950

Size 8

Weight - 14 grams

Marked - handwrought, sterling, cls in shield

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1363596 (stock #3805)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

John F. Dreibelbis modernist sterling silver abstract figural brooch

1950

Dreibelbis - Early to mid 20th century American craftsman.

Mr. Dreibelbis studied weaving and silversmithing at Temple University's Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia and at the Penland School, Penland, NC.

This well crafted and solid brooch measures just under 2" x 1 3/8"

Weight - 23.70 grams

Marked JFD on verso

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1365783 (stock #3824)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Danish modernist sterling silver and faceted smokey quartz ring

Mid 20th century

This bold architectural ring is a size 5 1/2

Weight 16.25 grams

Raises 1/2" above the finger

While the artists' mark is obscured, this ring is definitely well designed by one of the leading Danish artisans of the period

Marked 925s, Denmark, with an illegible artist cypher

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1381438 (stock #3932)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Meka sterling silver and red enamel modernist necklace

Denmark

Mid 20th century

15" x 3/4"

Weight - a solid 45 grams

Marked Meka, sterling, Denmark

Excellent vintage condition