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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

147 :: A French brass carriage clock, enamel dial with Roman numerals, the top with oval glass panel revealing workings, with four bevelled glass panel surrounds, the door engraved 897 and stamped R&Co. Made In Paris, on serpentine base, 8cmW x 6cmD x 11cmH...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

148 :: A French gold plated brass repeating carriage clock, c1900, the enamelled dial with Roman numerals inscribed Mappin & Webb Ltd, Paris, in a leather carrying case lined with red velvet, with two keys Provenance: By way of descent. Included is an extract of provenance with reference to the probab...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

149 :: A George III style bracket clock, silvered dial with Arabic numerals, Chime/Silent, pendulum and gong missing, in oak case, 32cmW x 45cmH ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

150 :: A late 19th century George III style gilt metal mounted quarter striking bracket clock, silvered dial with an 8 day movement, with Fast/Slow and Chime/Silent (Westminser) and the dial named Bracher & Sydenham, Reading, with Roman and outer Arabic numerals, the oak case with gilt brass s...
Price Achieved: £350.00.

151 :: A late 19th/early 20th century brass lantern clock, by Mappin & Webb, circa 1900, pierced gallery depiting fish to three sides of the bell top, the dial with Roman numerals to chapter ring, hinged door to chapter escapement, 16cmH...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

152 :: A J.C. Vickery nickel plated Goliath pocket watch, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds movement, in its velvet lined case...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

153 :: A late 19th century Vienna style regulator wall clock, gong striking movement, enamel dial with Roman numerals, in a later case with twin gilt metal cartouche to front, 18cmDiam dial...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

154 :: A German brass `400 day` anniversary timepiece, circa 1950 by Kaiser Clock Company, the celestial blue dial depicting the planetary solar system, beneath a rolling moon to the arch, the blue and gilt pendulum in the form of earth, on a circular base, total height approx 26.5cm, (replacement cover)...
Price Achieved: £370.00.

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.

155A :: An 18th century oak longcase clock, signed David Hatfield, Bosworth, brass dial with Roman numerals, gilt spandrels, with date aperture, later carved case with stylized foliage...
Price Achieved: £180.00.

156 :: A Louis XV style two branch wall light, in the form of a cherub holding scrolling arms...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

157 :: A pair of Italian white and brown veined alabaster light shades, circa 1920, of circular bowl form, with gilt-metal floral mounts for suspension, 36cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

158 :: A pair of early 20th century white alabaster light shades, circa 1920, of circular bowl form, with carved bead and reel borders and metal rosette fittings for suspension, 39cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

159 :: A Louis XVI style gilt metal six branch electrolier, circa 1900, in the form of a quiver of arrows issuing acanthus cast s-scroll arms and two Putto musicians, 40cmD x 47cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

160 :: A 1950's/60's wrought-iron and amber glass hall lantern, cylindrical, fitted electricity, 26cmD x 30cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

161 :: A 1950's Majestic table lamp, the swept frame supporting dual fibre glass shades decorated in swirling pattens, raised on wedge plinth, with alternating switch, 72cmH...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

162 :: A large Victorian walnut toilet mirror, scrolled supports and raised on bun feet, 66cmH...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

163 :: A Napoleon III giltwood mirror, rectangular with outset angled corners, with a scratch carved and punched decoration, 78cmW x 63cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

164 :: A Chinese Canton famille rose tankard, circa mid 19th century, decorated with dignitaries and ladies with calligraphic panels, 11cmH. ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

165 :: A 20th century cased pair of Chinese red marble blank seals, the square pillars surmounted with foo dogs, 9cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

166 :: Chinese 14th - 15th Century Ming Period Annamese Blue and White Bowl 15cm...
Price Achieved: £150.00.

167 :: Chinese bronze hand warmer with Qianlong Nian Zhi (Qianlong Period Made) seal mark on base in Zhuanshu archaic script. Dragon Design. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

168 :: Chinese Ge-ware style Crackle Glazed pale blue/green Jingdezhen porcelain bowl, with stand...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

169 :: A Canton ivory box, the square sliding top enclosing various geometric panels, pierced and carved overall with lotus flowers and foliage, 5 1/2cmW ...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

170 :: Chinese Octagonal Charger on blue and white ground with bamboo, temple, floral and leaf decoration...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.