Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #991419 (stock #2372 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$468.00

American Modernist Sterling Brooch w/Green Stone

Henry Steig

c.1960s

Excellent condition

3" x 2 1/4"

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1970 item #994201 (stock #2377 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Gallucci studio bowl

Raymond Gallucci - 20th century, Pa. studio potter

Student of Mantz

Collections - The Smithsonian Museum, The Philadelphia Museum of Art and the James Michener Museum

Exhibition - Ceramic Masterworks - at Moderne Gallery in Philadelphia - 2002

Hand thrown vase

Measures 5 1/4" tall

Incised signature

Excellent condition

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 : 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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1009579 (stock #2392 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,500.00

Eve Peri - Abstract oil on canvas

Circa - 1950 to 1960

Image - 20" x 26 1/2"

Eve Peri: September 25, 1897 - March 4, 1966 Place of Birth: Bangor, Maine, United States Place of Death: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Places of Residence: New York, NY, United States, Mexico

Influenced by Henri Matisse, Zeual Higley Gurnsey

Work Type/Media: Drawings and prints, painting, textiles and clothing

Artistic Roles: Collagist...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1970 item #1011166 (stock #2394 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Salviati sommerso vase designed by Gaspari

Deep purple and blue immersed in smokey glass

14" tall

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1022443 (stock #2430)
Auerbach and Maffia
ON RESERVE

Richard Florsheim - American, 1916 - 1979

Famous for his lithographs

His works are in the collections of many major American Museums

Lithograph entitled - Airport

Number 140 in an edition of 250

1964

Image measures - 11" x 30"

Original frame

In good original condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1040435 (stock #2461)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Bijoux Jeunesse modernist sterling silver hinged bracelet

Germany

1960's

Interior circumference - 7"

Stands 2 1/8" tall at highest point

Excellent vintage condition, minor surface scratches

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1970 item #1044546 (stock #2464)
Auerbach and Maffia
SOLD

Liisa Vitali modernist 14K gold ring

Marked NW [for Westerback Oy, Helsinki workshop], Finland, [R7] 1970.

Measurements - approx. size 6

Pierced ball shank measures app. 3/4" in diameter

Condition - excellent

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1044570 (stock #2467)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

Ciani 14K gold, sterling silver and composition necklace

1970

This elegant and delicate pendant is suspended from an intricate snake like silver chain

Pendant 3 3/8" x 2 3/8"

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches

Marked Ciani, sterling, 14k

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1970 item #1044797 (stock #2470)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Modernist hand crafted brass pendant necklace

Substantial and well rendered

Dark center stone

Pendant - 3 5/8"

Chain - 27"

Very good vintage condition

Signed

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1055365 (stock #2490)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Alfred Karram sterling silver bracelet

1960's

Face - 1 1/4" x 2 5/8"

Interior dimensions -1 7/8" x 2 1/4"

Marked Karram sterling

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches and two tiny dings

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1055611 (stock #2492)
Auerbach and Maffia
$275.00

Erwin Pearl modernist abstract necklace

Heavy and substantial gold tone cast metal

Necklace measures 171/2" when outstretched

Pendant measures 4 3/4" long x 3 3/4" wide

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1074030 (stock #2515)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,400.00

Betty Cooke modernist mixed metals brooch

Sterling silver and brass

Sterling ovals display a brushed finish while the brass elements have a mirror finish

1960

2 5/8" x 1 5/8"

Very good vintage condition

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 : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1091247 (stock #2541)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

Bent Knudsen modernist sterling silver and trapped pool of light crystal bracelet

Denmark

Crystal - 1" in diameter

Interior circumference - 6 7/8"

Marked Bent K, Denmark, sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Pre 1970 item #1091472 (stock #2542)
Auerbach and Maffia
$150.00

Anders Andersen modernist pewter necklace

1960's

Denmark

Pendant - 2 1/2" long x 2" wide

Neck chain - 26" in circumference

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1112617 (stock #2583)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,650.00

Betty Cooke modernist 14k gold and sterling silver ring

1" x 1 1/4"

Size 6 3/4

Very good vintage condition