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16th Apr 2015 Fine Art and Antiques Sale

Our Fine Art and Antiques Sale to take place at Busby Salerooms on the 16th of April at 11am, we have over 450 lots including silver, jewellery, ceramics, clocks, furniture, paintings, drawings, Oriental Art, Erotica and Scientific Instruments

You must be registered to take part in the auction, if you are interested in bidding on any of the items but cannot make it to the sale, you can visit us on the viewing days where we will be accepting commission bids...

Saturday 11th April - 10am-12 noon
Tuesday 14th April - 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 15th April - 10am - 7pm
Morning of the sale

Or alternately you can bid online at the-saleroom.com or by telephone as the lot goes up for auction.

Saturday 11th April 10am - 12pm
Tuesday 14th April 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 15th April 10am - 7pm
Morning of sale 16th April 9.45am

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

87 :: British Commonwealth stamps, the collection is in 10 loose leaf albums covering countries from Aden to Zululand, stamps from the period 1840-1970s, the main value is in the Edward VII to George VI issues with many good sets, these include 1935 Silver Jubilee (used and mint) and 1948 Silver wedding ...
Price Achieved:
£9500.00.

320 :: A late 16th century British miniature portrait of a gentleman with a beard and a white ruff, oil on copper, framed and glazed (loose in frame) inscribed top left and right 'A: 1588' 14 x 10cm...
Price Achieved:
£7000.00.

319 :: French School, 18th Century, Erotic scene with two men and a lady, oil on board, framed, 26 x 18cm...
Price Achieved:
£5200.00.

442 :: A Regency mahogany chest on chest, arched top over three short and three graduating long drawers, all above a writing slide panel, over three graduating drawers, raised on bracket with with scrolling apron, 107cmW x 55cmD x 186cmH (replacement handles)...
Price Achieved:
£2400.00.

48 :: A Victorian silver part canteen, by Chawner & Co., London 1878, fiddle thread pattern, consisting of nineteen dinner forks, thirteen dinner spoons, eighteen dessert forks, seventeen dessert spoons, fifteen tea spoons, three small ladles, a serving ladle and serving spoons, a sifter spoo...
Price Achieved:
£2200.00.

345 :: Edgar Maxence (French, 1871-1954) 'Reflection' A young lady in orders holding a book of hours, watercolour on linen, signed centre right, framed and glazed, 37 x 19cm. Edgar Maxence (1871-1954), french painter, pupil of Gustaves Moreau. He exhibited with the Rose+Croix and vulgarised Symbolist themes a...
Price Achieved:
£1900.00.

349 :: Alfred Edward Chalon (1780-1861) Portrait of Prince Albert of Saxe-Coberg and Gotha, The Prince Consort (1819-1861) water and body colour on paper, framed, (loose) 31 x 42cm According to Eugene Barilo von Reisberg, He believes the watercolour was painted after February 1840, when Albert arrived in En...
Price Achieved:
£1900.00.

155 :: An Electric Mantel Timepiece, signed Eureka Clock Co Ltd, London, Pat No14614-1906, No.7543, circular gilt metal base, enamel dial with Arabic numerals, skeletonised dial centre with plaque signed and numbered, large visible balance wheel, 29cmH, together with a certificate No. 10 of a skeleton c...
Price Achieved:
£1800.00.

343 :: George Weatherill (1810-1890) Whitby Harbour, signed lower left in paint, watercolour and gouache heightened with white on artists board, imprinted 'Turnbulls Superfine London Board' mark lower left, 30 x 18cm...
Price Achieved:
£1650.00.

434 :: An Edwardian Carlton House mahogany desk by Edwards & Roberts, London, inlaid overall with foliate-scroll and ribbons, the galleried back flanked by concave hinged lid compartments and drawers, the top inset with tooled leather over three drawers, raised on square section tapering legs with ca...
Price Achieved:
£1500.00.

 

Full Catalogue

432 :: An early Victorian rosewood card table, rectangular top over a reel moulded frieze, on a gun barrel column and platform base, 91cmW...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

433 :: A 20th century mahogany kneehole desk, scrolling central gallery flanked by two raied drawers over leather top, over nine assorted drawers, raised on hidden castors, 137cmW x 69cmD x 100cmH...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

434 :: An Edwardian Carlton House mahogany desk by Edwards & Roberts, London, inlaid overall with foliate-scroll and ribbons, the galleried back flanked by concave hinged lid compartments and drawers, the top inset with tooled leather over three drawers, raised on square section tapering legs with ca...
Price Achieved: £1500.00.

434a :: A late 19th century Austrian oak ladies writing desk, glass panelled cupboard beside pierced gallery, over rectangular top, raised on turned tapering legs with central stretcher, 78cmW...
Price Achieved: £.

435 :: A George III style mahogany kneehole desk, pierced gallery over gilt finished tooled leather, over central drawers with scrolling apron, flanked by eight short drawers, raised on plinth with hidden castors, 122cmW x 66cmD x 81cmH (with a glass panel for the top) ...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

436 :: An Art Deco oak and leaded glass kitchen maid, ''The Dorchester'', with an arrangement of cupboard, a fall-front and lined drawers, registration number, 97cmW x 198cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

437 :: A George III mahogany and boxwood strung cellarette, in the Hepplewhite taste, bowed top enclosing a plain interior with drainage hole above a pair of cupboard doors on slender out swept legs, side carrying handles, 52cmW x 78cmH...
Price Achieved: £250.00.

438 :: An early Victorian pine dresser, with ogee cornice above astragal glazed doors, enclosing shelves, above three short drawers and two cupboard doors...
Price Achieved: £350.00.

439 :: A 19th century mahogany bow fronted graduating chest on chest, two short drawers over four long, the brass handles stamped HJT, with ebony band to base, raised on bun feet, 108cmW x 56cmD x 125cmH...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

440 :: A Louis XVI style kingwood petit commode, the marble top over serpentine front of six layered drawers, over cabriole legs with sabots, 42cmW x 38cmD x 104cmH ...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

441 :: An Art Deco mahogany corner cabinet, hinged lid with ebonised border, over narrow panel doors, revealing shelf, 91cmW x 66cmD x 81cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

442 :: A Regency mahogany chest on chest, arched top over three short and three graduating long drawers, all above a writing slide panel, over three graduating drawers, raised on bracket with with scrolling apron, 107cmW x 55cmD x 186cmH (replacement handles)...
Price Achieved: £2400.00.

442a :: An Art Deco birds eye maple cocktail cabinet, possibly by Hille, bow fronted, mirrored glass interior above slide panel, over two cupboards revealing shelving, 120cmW x 170cmH...
Price Achieved: £.

443 :: A 19th century pine chest of two short drawers over two long, raised on plinth, 91cmW x 43cmD x 83cmH...
Price Achieved: £85.00.

444 :: A Regency bow fronted mahogany and satinwood inlay corner cabinet, with Tunbridge Wells style decoration to top, with fixed shelves and two small drawers, 110cmW x 69cmD x 45cmH...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

445 :: A Georgian oak dresser, moulded cornice over two shelves, above a rectangular top with three drawers below (replacement handles), raised on turned supports with undershelf, 170cmW x 39cmD x 183cmH...
Price Achieved: £800.00.

446 :: A fine early Victorian figured mahogany linen press, ivory inset key escutcheon's, slides enclosed by panel doors, over two two and two long drawers, raised on compressed and turned toupie feet, 130cmW x 56cmD x 202cmH ...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

447 :: A Victorian oak cupboard, rectangular top with moulded edge, over two arched panel doors enclosing a shelf, with a platform base, 122cmW...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

448 :: An Anglo-Flemish oak pier cabinet, the Renaissance style, the acanthus carved cornice above glazed door, flanked by cherub masks, above a rectangular top frieze drawer, over cupboard with moulded base, carved overall with masks, foliate and geometric motifs, 94cmW x 218cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

448a :: An Edwardian mahogany and satinwood banded display cabinet, over hanging cornice, over four domed glass panels, within glass door, raised on four square section tapering legs, with undershelf...
Price Achieved: £.

449 :: A Victorian mahogany bow fronted chest, two short drawers over three long, scrolling apron, with turned walnut handles, raised on turned feet, 120cmW x 53cmD x 122cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

450 :: A Regency mahogany chest, two short drawers over three long, turned wood handles, raised on four splayed feet, 105cmW x 49cmD x 105...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

451 :: An Edwardian oak three drawer chest, the top drawer stamped JAS Schoolbred & Co., raised on plinth, 92cmW x 47cmD x 78cmH (split to top)...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

452 :: A Napoleon III giltwood and painted corner shelf, with Anthoneon crest, above three open shelves with mirror panelled backs, 40cmW x 143cmH...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

453 :: A 19th century caddy-top sewing box on stand, in 17th century style, the domed mahogany hinged lid revealing compartmental layered interior, over turned legs, raised on turned legs with cross stretcher bun feet, 48cmW x 33cmD x 86cmH ...
Price Achieved: £130.00.