Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
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 : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1333796 (stock #3552)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Jens Asby modernist sterling and banded agate modernist necklace

Made in Denmark

Pendant measures 3" x 1 1/2"

Chain measures 23" long extended

Weight - 42+ grams

Marked 925s, Denmark, with artists cypher

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1335178 (stock #3560)
Auerbach and Maffia
$725.00

Antonio Fallaci modernist sterling silver buckle bracelet

Italy

Mid 20th century

Substantial and well crafted this bracelet weighs a hefty 63.50 grams

7 1/2" long x slightly over 1/2" wide

Marked A.F., Italy, Brev, 900

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1338279 (stock #3577)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver, ebony and leather rope necklace

Mid 20th century

Pendant - 5 5/8" x 2 1/2"

Neck chain 24" long and adjustable

Weight - 26 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1970 item #1342785 (stock #3600)
Auerbach and Maffia
$8,500.00

Harry Bertoia monotype on rice paper

Tall sculptural forms in varied textures and hues

c 1950's

Paper size - 19 1/2" x 22 3/4"

Set in black frame - size 25" x 30"

Very good original condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1970 item #1343353 (stock #3607)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Lino Sabattini silver plated serving implement

Italy

20th century

13 3/4" x 3"

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches

Marked Sabattini

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1343969 (stock #3610)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,250.00

Puig Doria modernist sterling silver choker necklace

Sunburst motif

Interior circumference - 14"

Pendant - 3 1/2" in diameter

Marked Puig Doria, sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1345276 (stock #3615)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Richard Hoptner modernist abstract sculpture in wood

15 1/2" tall

Base - 8" x 5 1/2"

Signed and dated 1965

Excellent condition

Hoptner - 1921 - 2002, Philadelphia, PA

Education - University of Pennsylvania, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan

Exhibitions - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Detroit Institute of Art, Woodmere Art Gallery, Sui Generis Gallery, NYC, St. Joseph's University, Phila.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1970 item #1345519 (stock #3623)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Vintage sterling silver and brass chain bracelet

Large 9 1/2" wearable size

5/8" wide

Weight - a substantial 54.25 grams

Marked S - 18, Mex 925

Very good vintage condition with age related surface scratches

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1346251 (stock #3629)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,500.00

Xavier Gonzalez (1898-1993)

Spanish American Painter and sculptor

Exhibited -

Whitney Museum of American Art

Corcoran Gallery of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art,

Gonzalez crafted this necklace for his wife and fellow artist, Ethel Edwards

This necklace was part of a collection of Gonzalez's jewelry donated by the artist and his wife to the Art Student's League, NY, where he taught sculpture for many years

Interior ...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1347009 (stock #3637)
Auerbach and Maffia
SOLD

Kupittaan Kulta modernist sterling silver cat necklace

1960's

Finland

7/8" x 1/2"

Chain - 17" long when extended

Weight - 5.65 grams

Marked - Kupittaan Kulta hallmark, 925, Finland on on pendant and chain

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1347013 (stock #3639)
Auerbach and Maffia
$295.00

Mid 20th century modernist segmented sterling silver necklace

1960 - 70

Extends to 16" long

Center element measures 2 1/2" long

Weight - 68.25 grams

Marked 925

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1347172 (stock #3660)
Auerbach and Maffia
$185.00

Jorma Laine modernist bronze necklace

Finland

Mid 20th century

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

,P.chain measures 23" long

Marked Jorma Laine, bronze, Finland

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1347740 (stock #3666)
Auerbach and Maffia
$239.99

Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulta

Sterling and green stone ring

With nice movement

Finland

Mid 20th century

Size - 7 1/4

Weight - 5.53 grams

Band measures 1/4" tall

This a classic and beautiful Finnish design with a delicate diminutive stature

Very nice vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1970 item #1348574 (stock #3669)
Auerbach and Maffia
$295.00

Modernist silver [900] kinetic pendant necklace in the manner of Oswaldo Guayasamin

Ecuador

1970

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

Chain extends 19"

Weight - 24.25 grams

Marked Ecuador, 900

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1349156 (stock #3674)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Israeli modernist sterling silver necklace

1965 - 70

Large and dynamic the pendant measures 3 3/4" long

Should fit a 16 3/4" neck

Weight - a substantial 60 grams

Marked made in Israel, sterling

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1970 item #1349157 (stock #3675)
Auerbach and Maffia
$225.00

Israeli modernist sterling silver and pearl ring

Mid 20th century

This unique and well crafted modern form weighs 14.75 grams

Size 7

7/8" tall x 1 3/8" across

Hallmarked 925, Israel with unknown artist cypher

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1349161 (stock #3677)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Joachim S'Paliu modernist sterling silver with carnelian ring

Spain

Mid 20th century

This gorgeous, over sized, ring measures 1 9/16" tall x 1 1/8" deep

The polished carnelian stone is a deep reddish burnt sienna displaying a wonderful translucence

Size - 9 to 9 1/2

Weight - a substantial 22.65 grams

Hallmarked S'Paliu, sterling

Excellent vintage condition