Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1406991 (stock #3511)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Mexican modernist sterling silver and plexi necklace

1960s - 70s

Pendant measures 2" x 1 1/8"

Neck chain - 23 1/2" long

Weight - 15 grams

Marked JP, Made in Mexico, 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1408567 (stock #3517)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Antonio Pujia modernist sterling silver ring depicting nude figure

1970

Argentina

Weight - a solid and hefty 28+ grams

Size - 6 1/2 with an open shaft that might allow for a slight adjustment

Marked Pujia, 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1408568 (stock #3618)
Auerbach and Maffia
$195.00

Elis Kauppi, Kupittaan Kulta modernist sterling silver ring

Finland

1970s

Size - 6

Weight - 7+ grams

Marked 925, anvil mark

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1980 item #1409170 (stock #3625)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Heavy and solid Mexican modernist sterling silver mesh chain bracelet

1970s

Wearable length - 8 5/8" long

Width - 1 1/8" at widest point

Weight - a hefty 118 grams

See hallmarks in picture

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1409314 (stock #3626)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Eve Kaplin enamel on metal earrings

1980s

These movable large statement earrings can measure up to 2 3/4" long

Very good vintage condition with only a few minor pin point dots of enamel loss

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1410025 (stock #3629)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Brutalist brass necklace with black metal mesh chain

Three free moving separate elements combine to make a striking arrangement

These rare and unique late mid century crafted pieces have gained in popularity in the past few years

Central element measures 5 1/2" long x 1 3/4" across at widest point

Chain - up to 19" long

Excellent vintage condition

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1410885 (stock #3632)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Rachel Gera modernist brutalist brass, garnet and pearl necklace

Israel

1970

Should fit up to a 14" neck

Main pendant element measures 61/2" long x 2 1/4" wide

Excellent vintage condition

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1410990 (stock #3635)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Carl Tasha silver pendant necklace

1970s

Provincetown, MA

Pendant measures 1 1/2" long

Chain - 20"

Weight - 17 grams

Excellent vintage condition

Unmarked

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1412805 (stock #3639)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver and 14K gold pendant on sterling silver necklace

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

Necklace - 6 1/4" diameter, should fit an 18" neck

Weight - 14.50 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling on pendant and torque

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1413087 (stock #3643)
Auerbach and Maffia
$185.00

S. Chavez southwestern Modernist Sterling and turquoise ring

Size 5

Weight - 9 grams

Marked S. Chavez

Fine vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1413091 (stock #3644)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

Rafael Alfandary large modernist brass and clear glass cabochon necklace

1970s

Canada

Pendant - 8" long

Neck chain extends to 22 1/2"

Weight - a hefty 122+ grams

Marked Rafael in script and Canada on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1413386 (stock #3648)
Auerbach and Maffia
$485.00

Franz Scheurle modernist sterling silver and moss agate hinged bracelet

Germany

1970

Measurements - 2.56 x 2.36 x 1.69 inches

Stone - 1.57 x 1.18 inches

Inner circumference - 6.5 inches

Weight - 71.5 grams

Hallmarks - FS, 925

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1413389 (stock #3649)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Striking modernist bracelet

Sterling silver, 14K gold and faceted citrine cabochon

1970s - 80s

Inner circumference - 5" plus a 1 1/2" rear gap for a total of 6 1/2"

Stone - 1" x 5/8"

1 3/4" at tallest point

Weight - 41+ grams

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1980 item #1413408 (stock #3650)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

Phyllis Mark modernist gold tone kinetic necklace

1970s

Pendant - 4 1/2" in diameter

Neck ring measures 15 3/4" round or 5 1/4" x 5 1/4"

This necklace is part of a small series of pendants that the renowned sculptor designed during the early 1970's

Marked on verso Phyllis Mark '72

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Earrings : Pre 1990 item #791244 (stock #2122 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$295.00

Donald Friedlich

American Modernist Sterling & 18k Gold Earrings

Excellent condition

5/8" dia.

Pierced

Dated 1985

Friedlich graduated from RISD in 1982

His work has been well exhibited, appeared in several print publications, and been placed in many important public and private collections, including the Victoria & Albert, the Museums of Fine Arts in Boston & Houston, the Smithsonian, among others.

Friedlich's wor...

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 1990 item #906814 (stock #2267 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$850.00

Tony Papp post modernist sterling silver/gold wash, brooch.

C. 1980's.

2 3/8" in diameter.

Well crafted.

Strong three dimensional design.

Very good vintage condition.

Signed on verso.

Tony Papp, son of Joseph Papp NYC.

Studied at Parsons school of design.

His work was exhibited in galleries in New York, Boston and Philadelphia.

In 1986 he opened the Tony Papp Gallery in Trump Tower.

He also taught at seve...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1990 item #926603 (stock #2287)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Hugh Kepets architectural screen print

Entitled - MG 111

35 in an edition of 45

24" x 32"

Pencil signed and dated 1984

Professionally framed and in excellent condition

Hugh Kepets was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1946 and received Fine Arts degrees from Carnegie-Mellon University and Ohio University.

He now lives and works in New York City.

Kepets' work is included in most major corporate, numerous private and many public collectio...

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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