Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1347008 (stock #3636)
Auerbach and Maffia
$225.00

Sigi Pineda modernist sterling and ebony belt buckle

1950

Mexico

2 3/4" x 1 1/8"

Weight - 38.65 grams

Sigi hallmark on reverse

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1347006 (stock #3635)
Auerbach and Maffia
$139.99

Sigi Pineda Modernist sterling and ebony tie bar

1950

Taxco, Mexico

2 1/8" long x 5/16" wide

Weight - 12.35 grams

Marked Sigi, Tasco, sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1346767 (stock #3632)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,650.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling silver orbital bracelet

Interior circumference - 7 3/4"

Silver bands - 3 /16" tall

Weight - 27.88 grams

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1346251 (stock #3629)
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 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 1980 item #1346249 (stock #3628)
Auerbach and Maffia
$975.00

Modernist sterling silver and deep amethyst cabochon ring

Finland

1973

Size 8

Stone measures slightly under 1" in diameter

Weight - 27.50 grams

This is a dynamic and substantial ring with great presence

Hallmarked with the national mark, 925, Turku, U7 [1973] and Made in Finland

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1346245 (stock #3626)
Auerbach and Maffia
$695.00

Jack Brusca and Joseph Dante sterling silver wave cuff type bracelet

1975

2 5/16" x 1 1/2"

1 3/4" at tallest point

1 1/4" rear opening

Weight - a hefty and solid 90.80 grams

Hallmarks - etched signature, strl, 1975

Very good vintage condition with minor surface scratches

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 : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1960 item #1345518 (stock #3622)
Auerbach and Maffia
$975.00

Graziella Laffi sterling silver cuff bracelet

Peru

Mid 20th century

Interior circumference - 6 1/4" plus a 1" rear opening

2" tall

Weight - a substantial 72 grams

Marked G Laffi, Peru, 925

Excellent 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 : 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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1343354 (stock #3609)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Tapio Wirkkala Kantarelli vase with line engraving

Finland

Dated 1952

Height - 6"

Width - 9"

Across - 8 1/4"

Engraved markings on bottom read - Tapio Wirkkala - Iittala - 52

Very good and clean condition with no issues to note

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 : 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 : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1342691 (stock #3599)
Auerbach and Maffia
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Art Smith modernist nickel silver "Three Hole" bracelet

1950

Interior circumference - 6 5/8" including a rear opening of 1"

3" tall

Weight - 69 grams

Unmarked

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1950 item #1342052 (stock #3597)
Auerbach and Maffia
$550.00

Stangl large horse head vases

Glazed terra cotta

1950

Trenton, New Jersey

Height - 13"

Length - 12+ inches

Width - 6"

Marked on bottom

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1341565 (stock #3594)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,500.00

Rachel Gera modernist sterling silver and quartz necklace

Israel

1970

Weight - 72+ grams

Should fit a 19 1/2" neck

Center element measures 3 7/8" long

Unmarked

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Latin American : Pre 1960 item #1341563 (stock #3592)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,950.00

Graziella Laffi modernist sterling silver case

Rare and unique hand hammered object

1950

Peru

3 3/4" x 2 1/4"

Weight - a hefty 140+ grams

Marked Laffi, Peru, 925

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1341559 (stock #3591)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,400.00

Henry Steig modernist sterling silver brooch/pendant

1950

2" x 2 3/4"

Weight - 16.77 grams

Marked Steig, sterling on verso

Excellent vintage condition