Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1394269 (stock #3453)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,200.00

Max Chayat modernist sterling silver and rhodocrosite necklace

American modernist

1950

Length - 14"

Width - Just under 3/4"

Screw back earrings - 3/4" x 3/8"

Total weight [three pieces] - 51 grams

Marked Chayat, sterling [see photo]

Very nice vintage condition with original oxidation

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1235862 (stock #2916)
Auerbach and Maffia
On Hold

Ed Wiener modernist sterling silver earrings

c. 1950

1" long

Very good vintage condition with good original oxidation

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1960 item #1352705 (stock #3724)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Graziella Laffi modernist sterling silver cuff bracelet

Peru

Mid 20th century

This exceptional example of Laffi's work weighs a solid 62.50 grams

2 1/4" tall

Interior circumference - 6" plus a rear opening of 1"

Stamped G. Laffi, Peru, 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1407046 (stock #3515)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Art Smith modernist sterling silver and stone ring

1950s

This exceptional and solid ring weighs a hefty 21 grams

Size - 10 1/2"

3/4" tall at highest point

Marked Art Smith in script

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1960 item #1256485 (stock #3000)
Auerbach and Maffia
SOLD

Xavier Gonzalez (1898-1993)

Spanish American Painter and sculptor

Exhibited -

Whitney Museum of American Art

Corcoran Gallery of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art

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

The necklace comes from 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

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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #758379 (stock #2081)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,300.00

American Early Modernist Sterling Abstract Brooch

Ed Wiener

c.1955

Excellent condition

2 5/8" x 2 7/8"

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #870176 (stock #2223 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$350.00

American Modernist Abstract Sterling Owl Pin

Francis Holmes Boothby, (FHB)

c.1950s

Excellent condition

1" x 7/8"

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #955077 (stock #2327)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Paul Lobel sterling silver modernist brooch

3 1/4" x 1 3/8"

Marked Lobel on verso

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1006850 (stock #2389 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,800.00

Tobias Musicant - Artist, American [NJ] 1921 - 2004

Exhibitions -

Pennsylvania Academy

The Philadelphia Print Club

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Solo shows -

Heffers Gallery - Cambridge, England

Contemporary Arts Gallery in New York

Sterling silver brooch with green stone

1 3/4" x 1 1/4"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #637260 (stock #876 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$150.00

Exceptional pair of modernist sterling silver earrings.

7/8" in diameter.

Condition - very good.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Deco : Pre 1950 item #1091717 (stock #2544)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,400.00

American Modernist Sterling Deco Bracelet

Rebajes

c.1940s

Very good vintage condition

2 3/8" wide

Stamped - Rebajes Sterling

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #992669 (stock #2375 *)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,200.00

Ed Wiener modernist jewelry sterling silver brooch with stone

C. late 1940's - early 1950's

3 1/2" x 2 3/4"

Exceptional early work

Three dimensional

Minor surface scratches

Unpolished

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #1391902 (stock #3435)
Auerbach and Maffia
$235.00

Nils Erik From sterling silver clip on earrings

Motif with fish

Denmark

Art Deco era

Weight - 13.5 grams,

1" diameter

Marked sterling, Denmark, NE FROM

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #1133541 (stock #2622)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Russell Secrest modernist hefty sterling silver bangle bracelet

Interior circumference 7 3/8" around

1/2" tall

Marked sterling Secrest

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #573625 (stock #697)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

American modernist jewelry movement.

Sterling silver pin made by Paul Lobel, c.1940s.

Entitled "Stradivarius",this brooch is in excellent condition.

Measurements 3" x 1".

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1950 item #896103 (stock #2255)
Auerbach and Maffia
$250.00

Vintage Chinese silver and carnelian pendant.

2" in diameter.

Excellent vintage condition.

Modern chain added.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1950 item #722925 (stock #1090)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

American Modernist Copper Antelope Head Brooch

Rebajes

c.1940s

Excellent condition

5 1/8" x 2 1/2"

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1950 item #949779 (stock #2326)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,400.00

American Modernist Jewelry Sterling Musanga Branch Vintage Pin

Rebajes

c.1940s

Very good condition

3" x 2 3/4"