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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

506 :: A mixed lot of accessories to include a pair of pink patterned leather Russell and Bromley sandals, several pairs of gloves a pair of fur mules, two Jacqmar scarves and two Japanese parasols - poor condition. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

507 :: Two vintage fur coats - one knee length, one calf - both in good condition. A further 1960s plum suede jacket in lovely condition. (3)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

508 :: A vintage pale mink short jacket in excellent condition - approx size 8. Together with a soft chocolate brown fur stole featuring pockets at the front on both sides - also nice condition. (2)...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

509 :: Selection 70s and 80s dresses. An 80s black silk crepe sequinned and beaded evening dress approx size 8, a black and cream taffeta cocktail frock, an 80s Kanga Collection multi patterned dress and a 70s fitted buttercup yellow jerkin. All garments in fair condition. (4)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

510 :: A lot of vintage slips nightwear - mostly 1930s. Two pretty 30s cotton muslin kimono style nightgowns with embroidered backs. Three of the slips in poor condition and a fine lawn cotton bodice. (6)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

511 :: A 1960s/70s Bus Stop brown crepe maxi dress. The dress is long sleeved and buttons down the front to fasten. The bodice has a yolk feature with the fabric slightly gathered beneath. Labelled size 10 though more like a small 8. A further 80s Nina Ricci two piece - skirt and blouse. The b...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

512 :: A black silk and lace Victorian bodice with beautiful detailing and covered button embellishment running down the sleeves and front panel of the garment. The back finishing almost mirrors the front but with extra lace and embroidery. The garment does have some wear and damage - most notic...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

513 :: A 1920s lace dress with panelled skirt. Substantial damage to lace, particularly on the bodice and at waistline. A white lace Edwardian camisole labelled Debenham and Freebody - very delicate. An unusual hand made dress possibly created for theatre - little shabby but could be renovated! (...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

514 :: A vintage black coney fur jacket and a full length pale brown fur coat. Both good condition (2)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

515 :: Ankle length vintage wolf fur coat - very good condition. Two side pockets and five hook fastenings down the length of the coat....
Price Achieved: £30.00.

516 :: A pair of early vintage leather lace up to the knee riding boots made for Fortnum and Mason. Shaped and fitted leg, leather sole and original laces. Nice condition. (2)...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

517 :: A vintage black rabbit fur jacket with fox fur trim to collar and hem two front pockets and lined. Good overall condition. size small. Purchased in 1964 in Sydney, Australia....
Price Achieved: £60.00.

518 :: A beautifully tailored and finished 1940s navy grosgrain skirt suit. The fitted jacket is part-lined and with added stiffener to create a crisper shape and the three-quarter length sleeves have turned cuffs. This garment has an unusual and clever fastening feature with the two top buttons crossin...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

519 :: A 1950s/60s black heavy grosgrain opera coat - no label but beautifully tailored and finished. The garment features raglan sleeves with a deep cuff at the wrist and two front slit pockets. The lining is of ivory satin and is all intact although there is a stain to the front left inside panel. O...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

520 :: A 1970s soft brown suede fitted dress. The garment is lined, has padded shoulders and buttons down the front to hip level. There is a patterned lining feature to the neck and cuffs which looks like a Hermes design fabric, although there is no label to state this. Size 10/12...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

521 :: A vintage purple Chinese short sleeved blouse with mandarin collar and covered buttons. Garment looks to be home-made probably in the 50s but from an older fabric which is shot with gold thread. There is some seam stress to the darts at the back otherwise fair condition. Approximate size 12...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

522 :: 1930s black lace dress with three-quarter length sleeves and a net and satin underskirt. The back of the dress falls almost to the waist and then fastens with a metal zip giving a dramatic and elegant look. The bodice under the lace is of taupe satin. There is some damage to the lace on the skirt h...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

523 :: A stunning early 1960s ballgown by 'Chanelle'. The dress is in a vibrant orange/yellow and grey-green floral print on lined chiffon. A net, stiffener and hooped underskirt give the dress a fabulous full skirt.which flares and pleats from the waist. The bodice is boned and reinforced also with sti...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

524 :: A 1950s/60s strapless 'Frank Usher' dress. Garment is in cream lined chiffon with pink, red and green floral embroidered motifs all over. There is a layer of net and stiffener and another double hooped underskirt to give the garment a lovely full skirt. The metal zip has broken and will need replacin...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

525 :: A pretty 1950s sanforized cotton full-length gown by 'Cresta' in a batik style floral print in blue and white. The fitted bodice is held by two straps and at the waist is a plain blue ruched cotton sash with a large bow at the side. Two underskirts to give a full look. Garment will need a dry clean....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

526 :: A 1940s grey embossed full length satin dress by 'Aliaga' of Brompton Road. The dress features three-quarter length sleeves with cuffs and a small shawl collar and fastens with a long metal zip at the front. The bias cut skirt is full circle and has a sash to the waist. Approximate size 12...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

527 :: A 1930s heavy ivory satin ballgown with fitted bodice and drape feature around the wide scoop neck. Dress has a bias cut full circle skirt and a side metal zip. Lovely elegant gown. Approximate size 12...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

528 :: A vintage - possibly 50s or 60s - white chiffon ball gown by 'Elizabeth Proud' of Bath. Very glamorous ruched, fitted bodice and wide flowing bias cut skirt with lining. Garment is embellished with hand-sewn sequins in a floral design on the bodice and upper part of the skirt..Ther...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

529 :: An early 1900s silk and lace negligee. A beautiful garment of cream fine cotton muslin and lace which fastens at the front of the bodice with tiny mother of pearl buttons. The gown falls from the empire line to a longer train at the back and has a silk satin bow detail at the bust. The ga...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

530 :: An Edwardian childs dress with lace and chiffon bodice embellished with silver fluted beads and sequins. An ivory satin skirt covered with chiffon drops from the bodice and floral silk ribbon has been added to the hem, back and bodice. Garment very delicate and some of the silk has disinte...
Price Achieved: £90.00.