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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

169 :: An early 20th century French bronze champleve enamel and green onyx garniture clock, with bevelled glass panels, with two urns decorated with floral enamel borders, 32cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

170 :: 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: £550.00.

171 :: An early 20th century brass cased carriage clock, signed Matthew Norman London, enamel dial with Roman numerals, bevelled glass panels to front sides and back, retailed by Garrard & Co., 11cmH...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

172 :: A French faux bamboo design carriage clock, the front and side porcelain panels painted with classical scenes of nude ladies, the dial with Roman numerals, the base stamped 5, 13cmH...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

173 :: A late 19th / early 20th century French mantle clock, the enamel dial with Roman numerals and outer Arabic numerals, in gilt wood case painted with a Classical scene of man playing an instrument under a tree, with brass mounts, 24cmH...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

174 :: A Victorian mahogany cased wall clock, signed J.G. Dear Baldock, enamel dial with Roman numerals...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

175 :: The movement of a verge pocket watch, signed Samson, London, modified into a mahogany cased mantle clock, with brass dial engraved John Ellicott, London, 12cm x 21.5cm...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

176 :: The movement of a 19th century pocket watch, converted to a miniature longcase clock, with silvered dial and Roman Numerals, the dial engraved James Wishart, Glasgow, 33cmH...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

177 :: A selection of horology / clock makers tools, including a bow milling tool stamped D.R.G.M no.358656, in original leather case, a G.Boley vice and tools, a No.50 Balance Staff Remover staking tool by K&D in wooden box, with several other tools and vice's...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

178 :: A 19th century Portuguese gilt-bronze mounted kingwood cheval mirror in the Empire style, circa 1840, in the style of Pierre Barthelemy Dejante, rectangular plate with swivel frame, turned supports, raised on down scroll feet and gilt metal mounts, 200cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

179 :: A 20th century gilt framed mirror, decorated with foliage with anthemion crest...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

180 :: An Edwardian mahogany, kingwood and boxwood strung toilet mirror of shield form, on serpentine base with three short drawers, 48cmW x 68cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

181 :: A Chippendale style gilt gesso wall mirror, multiple scrolling branches centred by oval mirror plate...
Price Achieved: £330.00.

182 :: A Regency giltwood pier mirror, the moulded cornice with ball applied decoration above a pair of Egyptian terms, the rectangular plate beneath an unusual moulded panel decorated with primitive rustics and sheep in a field 62cmW x 100cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

182a :: A Regency giltwood pier mirror, the ball applied cornice above a moulded frieze depicting a classical triumphal procession, above three original bevel glass panels flanked by leafy pilasters, gilding refreshed, 108cmW x 60cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

183 :: A 1920's brass seven branch chandelier, S-scroll arms with applied fern leaf decoration, 70cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

183a :: A Japanned laquered standard lamp, decorated with gilt village scenes...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

184 :: 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.

184a :: A 19th century mahogany torchere, converted to electricity...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

185 :: 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.

185a :: A set of four glass bubble lamps with chrome fittings for electricity, third quarter of the 20th century, 16cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

186 :: Burns, Robert. Songs chiefly in the Scottish Dialect. London: John Sharpe, 1824, engraved title and 6 plates, full calf, spine with raised bands and gilt title label ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

187 :: Lettres De Madame De Maintenon. Paris 1756. Vols 1 - 4 and 6 - 8. Calf (7)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

188 :: Hastings, Viscount. The Golden Octopus Legends of the South Seas. illustrations by Blamire Young. 1928 Eveleigh, Nash and Grayson, London. Limited edition of 750 of which 700 were sold....
Price Achieved: £25.00.

189 :: George Otto Trevelyan, The Life and Letters of Lord Lacaulay, two volumes, Longmans, Green & Co, London 1877, fine binding...
Price Achieved: £40.00.