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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

148 :: A collection of Mdina glass vases, some signed some unsigned, some with paper Mdina labels, of blue, green and yellow design including two small 'Fish' vases one blue and the other with yellow and turquoise interior (11)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

149 :: A collection of Mdina coloured glass vases including a large green and yellow swirl vase 33cmH, four pieces of black, blue, white and grey design vases, a bottle vase and three others, some with etched Mdina marks (9)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

150 :: A collection of coloured green, blue and yellow glassware including Mdina, namely three decanters and round stoppers, two shallow round blue and green glass vases, two bowls and a scalloped rim dish with Mdina label (9)...
Price Achieved: £180.00.

151 :: Ernst Hantich & Co. Haida. 'Johnolyth' vase, 1930's, cased glass, typical Johnolith pattern between layers, underwater scene with tropical fish, signed 'Jonolyth' on base 20cmH (af)...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

152 :: A 19th century Indian Bidri ware hookah base, of typical baluster form damascened with foliate-scroll throughout, 21.5cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

152a :: An early 20th century Tuareg/Berber curved sword and thick leather scabbard with traditional Saharah North African motifs, recently cleaned, blade 81cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

153 :: A 20th century West African bronze ceremonial pipe, probably Benin, in the form of an elephants head, 41cm...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

153a :: An early 19th century Chinese famille verte pedestall bowl, Chinese plates, Indo-Persian painting and Oriental silver/gold metal bowl...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

154 :: A 20th century African bronze bust of a tribal female in head dress, probably Benin, 51cmH...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

155 :: A pair of Islamic copper and enamel rose water sprinklers, 14.5cmH, with a brass and enamel tray, the reverse engraved IZI, 18cmW...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

156 :: A Satsuma jardiniere and stand, meiji period, decorated with fighting samurai warriors, gilt enriched, 70cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

157 :: A Satsuma ovoid vase, Meiji period decorated with gourds and tendrils, gilt enriched, 33cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

158 :: A late 19th century Japanese Okimono Meiji period ivory figure of a fisherman holding a fish and a knife, with marks to base, 13cmH, with two other carved ivory Okimono figures...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

159 :: An early 20th century carved Japanese figure of a Samurai standing on a grotesque figure, 20cmH...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

160 :: A 19th century carved ivory figure of a man bound by serpent with a basket of fish, with a carved ivory hippo, and two carved ivory elephant trains, (4)...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

160a :: A 19th century Japanese ivory group of a cavalryman trampling a soldier...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

161 :: A late 19th/early 20th century Japanese Okimono ivory group, Meiji period (1868-1912), depicting five workers carving out a dragons head, 8.5cmW x 4cmH, with a carved ivory belt buckle in the form of a peacock...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

162 :: An ealy 20th century Balinese xylophone / gamolan of Belok tuning style, with twenty keys, with decorative gilt surround and dragon sides, 151cmW...
Price Achieved: £210.00.

163 :: A George III longcase clock, the dial signed Jn Harding Ringwood, gilt metal dial with Roman numerals and date aperture, 12in dial...
Price Achieved: £400.00.

164 :: A George III longcase clock, painted metal dial with Arabic numerals and date aperture, in mahogany effect pine case with gilt mounts...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

165 :: A George III longcase clock, painted metal dial with Roman numeral and date aperture, signed Smith & Son, Reading, with gilt mounts...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

166 :: A late 19th century gilt metal mantel clock, three boys sitting atop vines, enamel dial with Roman numerals signed to bottom, gilt foliate-scroll throughout, centred with cherubs mask, 30cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

166a :: A Regency eight day twin fusee mahogany lancet style bracket clock, enamel dial signed Webster, Cornhill London, five pillar movement with anchor escapement, the ebony inlay case with fret work to sides, twin lion mask handles, raised on brass feet, 43cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

167 :: A 19th century French gilt metal garniture clock, the classical figural case stamped P.H. Mourey, 8cm painted enamel dial, Roman numerals, movement stamped H. Marc, Paris, with keys clock 41cmW...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

168 :: A George III mahogany bracket clock, arched silver dial with strike/silent and date aperture and Roman numerals, signed Rich.d Young, London the mahogany case with brass carrying handle, pineapple finials, fret work sides and bracket feet, 48cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.