Busby Auctioneers and Valuers
Busby Auctioneers and Valuers
Find us | Email us | Telephone: 01308 420100

1st Oct 2015 General Sale followed by Classic Cars and Automobilia

Our General Sale of antiques and collectables features a diverse assembly of lots. You can view the catalogue online below and then come and view the lots in person if you wish. The sale will start at 10am on Thursday 1st October 2015

Saturday 26th September 10am  - 12 noon

Tuesday 29th September 10am  - 5pm

Wednesday 30th September 10am  - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

453 :: 1930 Rolls Royce 20/25 Registration: DXP 567; Originally bodied as a Sedanca de Ville, and latterly used as a hearse, the chassis was found languishing in a barn and brought back to life by the current owner, whose childhood memory of a toy slot car became the inspiration for the car. Some rese...
Price Achieved:
£24000.00.

437 :: A George III mahogany tallboy, the top with shaped cornice over three short drawers over three long drawers, the base with slide over three long drawers, raised on carved bracket feet, 113cmW x 56cmD x 186cmH...
Price Achieved:
£720.00.

281 :: William Somerville Shanks (1864-1951) Pair of pastoral scenes with a couple surrounded by flora and fauna, gouache on paper, both framed and glazed, 67 x 33cm each (2)...
Price Achieved:
£350.00.

380 :: A Regency mahogany reading adjustable reading stand, the rectangular top with reeded edge above a substantial baluster column and stepped stepped circular foot, 68cmH - 88cmH ...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

452 :: Reliant Rialto Hatch (1987) ...
Price Achieved:
£250.00.

8 :: An American 14ct gold diamond cluster ring, five graduating diamonds, encircled with fourteen additional diamonds, size M, (4.72g)...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

28 :: A Poole Pottery large purse vase in the Decadence pattern designed by Andrew Tanner in 2009, 25cmH...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

28 :: A 17th century Safavid pottery vase, of baluster form, blue underglaze with cusped panels, 27cmH...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

350 :: An early 20th century oak roll top desk, revealing an arrangement of pigeon holes and drawers, over eight drawers, possibly American...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

374 :: A Regency mahogany bedroom step/commode, gilded leather steps with brass lion mask loop handles, raised on turned legs...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

 

Full Catalogue

316 :: Two hand coloured maps of Oxfordshire and Cambridgeshire together with an original watercolour of an Italian townscape an etching of Kings College, Cambridge, a pencil sketch of Salisbury Cathedral and one other...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

317 :: British School, 20th century, 'Tis a very leisurable pose' with another portrait sketch of a lady in a white shirt by the same hand, together with a landscape oil study of a country bridge with ruins in the distance...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

318 :: A large colourful framed screen print of a bird, a still life oil on board of daffodils, a Renoir print, two prints by C. Bradshaw titled 'A Welsh Farm' and 'Lake Maggiore' and a print after Christopher Wood titled 'The Rug Sellar, Treboul' (6)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

319 :: An embroidery sampler of a mountainous landscape with a chalet in the foreground, framed, 46 x 36cm...
Price Achieved: £3.00.

320 :: A selection of small prints and pictures including B. Cook print of Bin Men, Canaletto print 'View looking towards Murano, a hand coloured engraving of Eton College, a Corot Print and a hand coloured engraving after A.C Warren of New York from Brooklyn Heights...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

321 :: A selection of watercolours and prints including a C.N Anderson watercolour mountainous landscape with a loch in the distance, a Julia Wright original Still life watercolour titled 'Forget me Nots and Buttercups', a pen and ink portrait of an old lady, a botanical study of a Cockspur Thorn, Eton by...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

322 :: A quantity of pictures including two prints of river secnes, a print of MHS Marna being topedoed November 1942, a print of St Mary's church, Harrow after Frederick Mains, a framed oak mirror with two others...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

323 :: A mixed box to include small framed watercloours of cottages and village scenes, empty frames, a wall clock, Oriental rice bowls and plates, still life, a copper saucepan, and an oval mirror with gilt frame...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

324 :: A quantity of pictures including an etching of Cambridge and a drawing of Salisbury Cathedral...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

325 :: Three original linoprints of playing cards, framed (af)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

326 :: An original aboriginal artwork ...
Price Achieved: £8.00.

327 :: A selection of pictures, prints and empty frames including an original mixed media collage composition titled 'Rainbow', a signed and numbered print of blue tits and a signed and numbered Irene Pages print with another by the same hand...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

328 :: After Jan Vermeer, A Girl Reading a Letter, print, Medici Society Ltd. label en verso, framed, 40 x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

329 :: A quantity of modern empty frames ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

330 :: After Jan van Eyck, Giovanni Arnolfini and his wife, print, Medici Society label en verso, framed, 54 x 40cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

331 :: After Hans Holbein the Younger, Portrait of Georg Gisze, print, ornately framed, 40 x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

332 :: A Henry Alken print titled 'Hunting in Leicestershire, 1827-in at the death' together with three John Leech hunting prints, all framed...
Price Achieved: £3.00.

333 :: Beryl Maile, Orchid in a landscape, oil on board, together with two ornithological hand coloured engravings including The Coot Footed Tringa bird by George Edwards together with a G Gabreilli engraving of Earl Howe...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

334 :: A collection of four framed G. D Ehret floral prints with another floral still life with insects, body colour on rice paper, signed 'Georgina', framed, mounted and glazed, signed lower left (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

335 :: A selection of pictures and prints including a Marshal titled 'On the Clyde, Scotland' an empty frame, an original gouache landscape of trees by a river, two canvas prints and a print titled 'La Chase de Phaisan' (8)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

336 :: R. Delatouche, Riverscape with a Fort in the distance, oil on panel, signed in paint lower right, framed and mounted 80 x 53cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

337 :: Two prints of watercolours by James Walter Gozzard (1888-1950) Rural Landscapes with figures, framed, mounted and glazed, each 50 x 20cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

338 :: Patrick A Oxenham 'Mice' signed and numbered print edition no. 312/500, unframed, 45 x 32cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

339 :: A quantity of pictures and prints to include three Dutch prints of churches, a Botanical print, an original watercolour monogrammed 'TC' and four others (9)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

340 :: Kenneth Howes 'Loire Landscape' limited edition print, signed lower right, printed in England by Chorley and Pickersgill, unframed, 59 x 68cm. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.