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17th Mar 2016 Fine Art & Antiques, Wine, Clothing & Textiles


Our catalogue is now online for our Fine Art and Antiques Sale to take place at Busby Salerooms on the 17th of March at 10:30am. We have over 500 lots including silver, jewellery, ceramics, clocks, furniture, paintings, drawings, Oriental Art, Vintage Clothing and Textiles to name but a few! 

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 12th March - 10am-12 noon
Tuesday 15th March - 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 16th March - 10am - 6pm
Morning of the sale


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

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

269 :: A 19th century Russian icon of Tikhvin Mother of God, silver gilt oklad and cloissone enamel, oil on zinc plate, 84 Zolotnik, Moscow, with Cyrillic maker mark (S.G.) Br. Galkins Semen And Peter silver factory, Moscow 1890-1917, 9.25cm x 10.25cm...
Price Achieved:
£2300.00.

294 :: A 17th century needlework and stumpwork sampler of William III and Mary II, 37 x 27cm...
Price Achieved:
£2000.00.

355 :: William Joseph Shayer (1811-1892) Midshipman and his groom in a stall, oil on canvas, 61 x 76cm William Joseph Shayer was an animal and landscape painter, who was also the eldest son and imitator of William Shayer. William Joseph exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1858 and in 1885, at the British Insti...
Price Achieved:
£1400.00.

332 :: George Lance (1802-1864) Still Life of Fruit on a Ledge including grapes, plums, melons, pineapples and peaches, oil on canvas, 61 x 76cm Lance was born at the old manor-house in Little Easton in Essex. His father was William Lance who had previously served in a regiment of light horse and w...
Price Achieved:
£1100.00.

336 :: Italian School, 18th Century, Portrait of a young gentleman in court dress, oil on canvas, framed, 66 x 56cm...
Price Achieved:
£1100.00.

19 :: A diamond, sapphire, emerald and ruby set enamel regimental brooch, for 11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own), diamond set throughout with crown crest set with two sapphire, two emerald and a single ruby, with blue enamel ribband Treu Und Fest (Loyal and Sure), 4cm 12.1g, in case...
Price Achieved:
£1000.00.

265 :: An Italian mid 19th century Grand Tour paper weight, possibly Burges workshop, the oval reserve depicting the Forum at Rome 13 x 17cm...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

400 :: 'Snaffles' (Charles Johnson Payne) (1884-1967) The Cherubim (In the 50's) 11th Prince Alberts Own Hussars, signed, inscribed, watercolour with bodycolour heightened with white, inscribed '11th Prince Alberts Own Hussars' on base of mount, framed, 34 x 24cm...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

537 :: A stunning 1950s 'Norman Hartnell' full length ball gown. A beautifully structured and tailored dress by one of the master designers of mid-century glamour. This dress has a boned, fitted bodice falling to a very slight drop waist which along with the interior hip pads accentuates the fullness of...
Price Achieved:
£675.00.

6 :: A cased set of six Art Nouveau silver and enamel teaspoons with stylized handles, by Liberty & Co., Birmingham 1909, a set of six silver teaspoons, by Thomas Bradbury & Sons, Sheffield 1921, with a set of six (.900 silver) tea spoons with Chinese symbol finials in case, Silver wei...
Price Achieved:
£600.00.

 

Full Catalogue

233 :: A Charles X green patinated bronze wall bracket lamp sconce, 40cmH...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

234 :: A spelter bust of Lord Admiral Horatio Nelson, reading Containing Copper From Nelson's Ship ER.VII, Presented by the B&F (British & Foreign) Sailors Society, 14cmH ...
Price Achieved: £450.00.

235 :: A 19th century biscuit porcelain bust of Tsar Nicholas II, on turned socle, 14cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

236 :: A 19th century biscuit porcelain bust of George IV, on socle, 15cmH, with a biscuit porcelain bust of the Duke of York (head repaired), 15cmH...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

237 :: A German 18th century porcelain bust of Madam Du Barry, probably Furstenburg, wearing a head scarf and facing to sinister, 60cmH, lacking socle ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

238 :: A set of four terracotta allegorical figures, emblematic of `The Seasons`, Italian School, first half of 20th century, inscribed 'M Bandini' at the foot of each figure, inscriptions on base of each as follows: 'Estate Vezzani, Florence, Italy' (af), 'Autunno: Vezzani, Flor...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

239 :: A Baroque white marble carved portrait bust of a gentleman wearing a full bottomed wig and classical toga, late 17th/early 18th century in a later gilt oval frame, 20cm x 16cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

240 :: A George V silver and malacca walking stick, by Thomas Dicks, London 1915, with crook horn handle, with brass finial, 92cm, a George V silver and ebonized walking stick, by Vale Brothers & Sermon, Chester 1924, with crook horn handle, 93cm, together with one other ebonized walking stick...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

241 :: Three late 19th/early 20th century L-Shape antler handle walking sticks, with two silver collar opera handle horn walking sticks, with one other, (6)...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

242 :: A selection of silver topped walking canes and walking sticks, including square hickory with L-shape handle, two cane sticks, a child's cane, and two ebonized sticks, one with silver collar, (6)...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

243 :: Two late 19th/early 20th century Oriental style Opera handle walking sticks with silvered handle decorated with dragon motifs, one malacca and one hickory, with two carved ivory handle walking cane's, one with a tassle...
Price Achieved: £260.00.

244 :: Two early 20th century ebonized tip staff style walking canes, with heavy crown finial, longest 100cm...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

245 :: A Victorian sharks vertebrae walking stick, 86cm, with a walking stick with carved horn handle in the form of a fish, 89cm...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

246 :: An early 19th century hickory walking cane with silver eyelets of diamond form and silver top, 83cm, with three child's canes...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

247 :: An early 20th century Japanese police swing stick/police baton, with a selection of 19th and 20th century walking sticks and canes, to include a stone eye set snake stick, (7)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

248 :: A Victorian ebony walking stick with carved criss-cross body, brass collar and ebony dogs head handle, 88cm, with another dog head handle, with one other...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

249 :: A selection of 19th and 20th century walking canes, including knob, cane, hickory, together with a Native American carved walking cane, (10)...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

250 :: A selection of 19th and 20th century walking canes including a tribal club, a leather bound cane, a cane with bulbous finial, together with a walking stick of naturalistic root form, (10)...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

251 :: Two sets of 19th century playing cards of Louis XV, by B-P.Grimaud...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

252 :: A 19th century brass capstan inkwell in the marine taste, the chain link hinged lid set with malachite cabachon, 17cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

253 :: A pair of 19th century French dore champleve enamel candlesticks, in the Moroccan taste, 14cmH...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

254 :: Miscellaneous items including an English floor tile, circa 1450, the mask from a 17th century Bellomine jug, a glass seal ASCR (All Saints Common Room) Oxford College from 18th century wine bottle, and a wrought iron decorative scroll, 18th century...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

255 :: A cast iron door knocker in the form of a lion mask, with ring knocker in mouth, 19cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

256 :: A set of four late 18th/early 19th century bronze bells by Robert Wells of Aldbourne, Wiltshire, all mounted on a horse harness...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

257 :: A Victorian pewter pint measure with pouring spout...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.