Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1364515 (stock #3808)
Auerbach and Maffia
$499.00

Michael Bedard necklace for Acme Sudios

Black enamel on silver tone metal with rubber torque

1980

18" around

Each crow measures 1 1/8" x 1 1/2"

Marked Bedard for Acme, Los Angeles

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Enamel : Pre 1980 item #1363865 (stock #3806)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

Miguel Pineda modernist enameled footed tray

Mexico

Mid 20th century

8 1/2" x 11"

Signed on verso

Excellent vintage condition with no chips to enamel

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1363596 (stock #3805)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

John F. Dreibelbis modernist sterling silver abstract figural brooch

1950

Dreibelbis - Early to mid 20th century American craftsman.

Mr. Dreibelbis studied weaving and silversmithing at Temple University's Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia and at the Penland School, Penland, NC.

This well crafted and solid brooch measures just under 2" x 1 3/8"

Weight - 23.70 grams

Marked JFD on verso

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1363595 (stock #3804)
Auerbach and Maffia
$425.00

Anton Michelsen modernist sterling silver and blue enamel organic form ring

Mid 20th century

Denmark

This bold and dynamic ring is a size 5 1/2 and measures 1 5/8" across

Weight - 17 grams

Marked with artist cypher and Danmark 925s

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1363570 (stock #3802)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,600.00

Mary Ann Scherr modernist sterling silver slave bracelet

1970's

Interior circumference 6 1/2"

Should fit a small size wrist

Ring is adjustable, currently a size eight

Weight 21.55 grams

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1363487 (stock #3801)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,100.00

Carl Tasha modernist sterling silver pendant necklace

1970's

Pendant - 4" long

Chain - 17" long when extended

Very nice vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1362663 (stock #3800)
Auerbach and Maffia
$495.00

Franz Scheurle modernist sterling silver necklace

Germany

1960's

Should fit a 15 1/4" neck

Center pendant measures 3" X 3 1/4"

Bottom two elements are detachable thereby creating a second look

Marked FS 925, W.Germany

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1362648 (stock #3799)
Auerbach and Maffia
$895.00

Borgila modernist sterling silver necklace

Sweden

1956

14" long x 1 1/4" wide

Weight - 65 grams

Marked Borgila, Swededn, sterling, F9 [1956] plus other local markings

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1362636 (stock #3796)
Auerbach and Maffia
$395.00

Matti J. Hyvarinen for Sirokoru

Finland

1976

Modernist sterling silver and faceted stone ring

The top of the ring measures about 7/8” per side, with a rise off the band of about ½’

Weight - 13.75 grams

Size 7 with an adjustable band

Marked - SIROKORU, MADE IN FINLAND, MJH, 925, Turku city mark, Y7 [1976]

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1362605 (stock #3795)
Auerbach and Maffia
SOLD

Elis Kauppi, Finland

Modernist sterling silver and chalcedony ring

Size 5 1/2, somewhat adjustable band

Weight - 8.8 grams

Main element - 1/2" x 5/8"

Very good vintage condition

Marked with anvil and 925s

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1362556 (stock #3794)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Paul von Ringelheim, Austrian/American artisan

1933 - 2003

This sterling and lucite ring is part of the Directional series of jewelry crafted by von Ringelheim in the late 1960's.

Size 5

Weight - 6.90 grams

Arrow element measures just under 2 1/4" long

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Modernist : Pre 1970 item #1362555 (stock #3792)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,500.00

Paul von Ringelheim, Austrian/American artisan

1933 - 2003

This necklace is part of the Directional series of jewelry crafted by von Ringelheim in the late 1960's.

Large chrome plated pendant suspended from heavy metal chain.

Pendant - 4 1/2" x 4"

Should fit a 13" neck

Weight - 138 grams

Unmarked

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #1360950 (stock #3791)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,400.00

Rolph Scarlett expressionistic painting

Mid 20th century

Medium - oil pastel

Image size - 13 3/4" x 16 1/2"

Size including frame - 21 1/4" x 24 1/4"

This vibrant and colorful work is displayed in a contemporary frame and has not been examined out of its frame

Signed lower center right

Very nice condition with no issues to note

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1360922 (stock #3790)
Auerbach and Maffia
$895.00

Rachel Gera modernist sterling silver, pearl and druzy quartz ring

Israel

Mid 20th century

Size - 7 1/2

Weight - 32+ grams

Marked Gera, Israel, 925, handmade

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1360920 (stock #3788)
Auerbach and Maffia
$450.00

C. Leslie Smith modernist sterling and Amethyst ring

1950

Size 8

Weight - 14 grams

Marked - handwrought, sterling, cls in shield

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1360307 (stock #3786)
Auerbach and Maffia
$750.00

Ed Wiener modernist sterling silver cut out brooch

Unique 1950's abstract landscape

1 1/4" x 2"

Weight - 11+ grams

Marked Ed Wiener, sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1360306 (stock #3785)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,800.00

Betty Cooke modernist sterling and ebony brooch

Mid 20th century

1 3/4" x 3 3/4"

Weight - 14 grams

Marked Cooke, sterling on silver element and hand etched Cooke on verso of wood segment

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1359568 (stock #3782)
Auerbach and Maffia
$795.00

Jorma Laine modernist silver necklace

830 silver

Finland

1972

Pendant measures 3 7/8" long x 1 1/2" wide

Necklace should fit a 15 1/2" neck

Weight - 66 grams

Marked on back of pendant

Very good vintage condition, minor scattered surface scratches