Modernist Jewelry and Modern Art by Auerbach and Maffia
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1116785 (stock #2604)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Ramona Solberg modernist sterling silver necklace

Rare early work

1950

18 1/2" long

Largest medallions measure approximately 1 1/2" long

Unmarked

Comes with letter from original owner

Very good vintage condition with some minor tarnish

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1980 item #1115033 (stock #2601)
Auerbach and Maffia
$575.00

Puig Doria modernist sterling silver and brass hinged bracelet

Spain

1970

Interior circumference 6 3/4"

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1114444 (stock #2598)
Auerbach and Maffia
$650.00

Fine modernist sterling silver brooch

Well crafted and substantial

3 1/4" x 1 1/2"

Unmarked

Very god vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1114241 (stock #2597)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,650.00

Bent Knudsen modernist sterling kinetic necklace

Denmark

Mid 20th Century

Neck ring - 4 1/2" side to side, x 4 1/2" back to front

Drop - 5 1/2" long

Both neck ring and drop are signed

Excellent vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pencil : Pre 1930 item #1114064 (stock #2596)
Auerbach and Maffia
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William Samuel Schwartz

Russian American 1896 - 1977

Pencil drawing

Female portrait

1930

Image - 8" x 12"

Framed, frame has damage in lower right corner

Very good condition

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1960 item #1113117 (stock #2592)
Auerbach and Maffia
$3,800.00

Rebajes modernist copper wall sculptures

Rare, large and handmade

14" long x 10" across

Marked Rebajes

Very good vintage condition with minor age related patina

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1112617 (stock #2583)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,650.00

Betty Cooke modernist 14k gold and sterling silver ring

1" x 1 1/4"

Size 6 3/4

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Pre 1960 item #1107302 (stock #2576)
Auerbach and Maffia
$1,400.00

Frances Holmes Boothby modernist sterling silver pendant necklace

1950

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

Chain - 23" extended

Marked fhb sterling

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Artists : Jewelry : Pins : Contemporary item #1106588 (stock #2575)
Auerbach and Maffia
$175.00

Loretta Tryon contemporary handmade brooch

Bronze, sterling, 14K, crystal and pearl

2 1/2" x 3 1/8"

Tryon earned her BFA in Metalsmithing and Abstract Drawing from Moore College of Art and Design

Exhibitions - The State Museum of Pennsylvania, The Reading Public Museum, The Kimmel Center in Philadelphia and DeSales University

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1102079 (stock #2569)
Auerbach and Maffia
$250.00

Mette and Finn Aero modernist pewter necklace

Denmark

Center pendant - 6"

Chain - 17" when extended

Marked Mette and Finn Aero Denmark

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1980 item #1100607 (stock #2567)
Auerbach and Maffia
$175.00

Rafael Alfandary modernist brass and green glass necklace

A clean, strong modern design with movement

1970's

Canada

Signed - Rafael, Canada

In very good vintage condition

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1097179 (stock #2258)
Auerbach and Maffia
$195.00

Russell Secrest modernist sterling silver ring with pearl

1950's

Size 5 3/4

Marked Secrest

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1980 item #1097147 (stock #2557)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,800.00

Ross Braught fantasy landscape with figures

Large and exceptional polychrome ink drawing

24" x 34"

Signed and dated 1976 [urc]

Ross Braught - 1898 - 1983

PA, USA

Studied -

PAFA

Thomas Hart Benton

Some exhibitions -

Art Institute of Chicago

Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC

Mystic Art Association

National Academy of Design

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1960 item #1096376 (stock #2555)
Auerbach and Maffia
$2,800.00

Art Smith modernist sterling silver brooch

1950

3" x 1 1/2"

Signed

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1096196 (stock #2554)
Auerbach and Maffia
$4,500.00

Ralph Nelson surrealist abstract landscape

24" x 30"

Signed Nelson

Dated 1941 [lrc]

In very good original condition with no cleaning or restoration

Unframed

Rare oil on canvas from this artist

Nelson - American, 20th century

Studied - ASL

Exhibited - Whitney Museum,NYC

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1960 item #1095213 (stock #2552)
Auerbach and Maffia
$295.00

Mette and Finn modernist pewter necklace

Denmark

Mid 20th century

Solid bars connecting 5 split spheres

Displays some movement and sound

30" long

Marked Mette and Finn Denmark

Very good vintage condition

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1094886 (stock #2550)
Auerbach and Maffia
$6,500.00

Eleanor Reed, b. 1913

American - PA

Known for her unique blending of modernism and classic western imagery this large landscape is a prime example of her work.

38 1/2" x 41 1/4", 2" wide frame

Oil on canvas

Signed upper center - Reed

Dated 1948

Very good condition

Associations - American Artists Professional League

Exhibitions --- American Artists Professional League, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Was...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1093571 (stock #2547)
Auerbach and Maffia
$295.00

Richard Meier sterling silver brooch for Acme Studios

1 3/8" x 1 1/2"

Excellent vintage condition