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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

190 :: Francoise Sagan ''Toxique'', profusely illustrated throughout by Bernard Buffet, 72 pages, printed circa 1965 by The Souvenir Press London...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

191 :: Aulton, Margaret. Fair Touraine: Stories & Legends of the Loire.(John Lane, London 1925) Hardcover, 90 illustrations...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

192 :: 'The Modern Carpenter and Joiner and Cabinet Maker' Volumes 1-8 a set of Gresham journals prpared by G. Lister Sutcliffe, with covers designed by Talwin Morris, 24.5 x 26 cm....
Price Achieved: £85.00.

193 :: KINGLAKE, Alexander William (1809-91). The Invasion of The Crimea Its origin, and An Account of Its Progress down to the Death of Lord Raglan. Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig, 1863. . Vols 1 - 14 bound as 7. Marbled edges, 1/2 marbled bds. glt. spines....
Price Achieved: £40.00.

194 :: S de S...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

195 :: Jowett, B. The Dialogues of Plato translated into English. Clarendon, Oxford 1875. 5 Vols, original cloth hardcovers with gilt. Vol I signed and inscribed in pencil ''Florence Nightingale Sept.7.1875''; Volume II signed and inscribed ''Florence Nightingale 1875''; Volume III signed and inscribe...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

196 :: Jowett, B. The Dialogues of Plato translated into English. Clarendon, Oxford 1875. 5 Vols, original cloth hardcovers with gilt. Volume II signed and inscribed ''A.H.C. (Arthur Hugh Clough) from Aunt Florence (Nightingale) 1877''; (5) Arthur Hugh Clough (1819 - 1861) was an En...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

196a :: PRAYER BOOK. The Diamond Pocket Prayer. Jones & Co., 1821. 32mo., cont. straight grained red morocco gilt, a.e.g. (slightly rubbed). With inscription on flyleaf. Engraved title and plates....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

197 :: Anthon, Charles. E.H.Barker. Lempriere's Bibliotheca Classica, or Classical Dictionary. Black & Armstrong, London,, 1838. Full calf bunding with gilt. Signed and inscribed in ink J.H.Nelson 1838; Plinius Secundi. Epistolae Et Panegyricus. Lipsiae, 1843. Half calf binding with cloth boards. Provenance: From the libr...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

198 :: P. Ovidii Nasonis Metamorphoseon Libri XV. Ovidii Nasonis Metamorphoseon Libri XV. Cum Versione Anglica, ad Verbum, quantum fieri potuit, facta. Or. Ovid's Metamorphoses. With an English Translation, as Literal as possible, and the Original Text carefully corrected [by John Clarke]. London. Printed ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

199 :: Trapp, Joseph. The Works of Virgil: Translated into English Blank Verse with large explanatory notes and critical observations. Vol 1. London, 1735. Printed for J. Brotherton, J.Hazard, W.Meadows, T.Cox, W.Hinchcliffe, W.Bickerton, T.Astley, S.Austen, L.Gilliver, and R.Willcock. Full calf binding...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

200 :: Liturgia, Seu Liber Precum Communium, et Administrationis Sacramentorum, Aliorumque Rituum Atque Ceremoniarum Ecclesiae Juxta Usum Ecclesiae Anglicanae: Una Cum Psalterio Seu Psalms Davidis . London, 1635. Original calf binding. ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

201 :: Adams, Richard. Watership Down. Macmillan Publishing, New York, 1972. Hard cover with dust jacket...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

202 :: Edward Gibbon, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, 8 Volumes, Methuen & Co, 1900, fine binding with Harrow School label, (7)...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

203 :: John Motley, The Rise of the Dutch Republic, two volumes of three, Gibbings 1892, fine calf binding, (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

204 :: Izaac Walton and Charles Cotton, The Complete Angler, Gibbings & Co 1895, fine binding with school prize label...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

205 :: Lacretelle, Precis Historique De La Revolution Francaise, six volumes, fine binding ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

206 :: W.Y. Sellar, The Roman Poets of the Augustan Age, Oxford 1899, James Bryce, The Holy Roman Empire, Macmillan & Co. 1899, fine binding...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

207 :: Sir William Napier, English Battles and Sieges in the Peninsula, John Murray 1904, fine binding, Elisha Kent-Kane MD, The Far North Explorations in the Arctic Regions, Nimmo 1890, fine binding, William Dampier, A Voyage Around the World, Sir Francis Drake, Nimmo, fine binding...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

208 :: Sir Walter Scott, Marmian The Lady of the Lake, Adam and Charles Black 1871, Charles Lamb, The Essays of Elia, circa 1900, six other 19th and early 20th century fine bindings including poetry and moral tales...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

209 :: A & C BLACK COLOUR PLATE BOOKS : Southern Spain, Painted by Trevor Haddon, Described by A. F. Calvert, map, 75 colour plates, org. decorative cloth, 4to, 1908. With - Northern Spain, Painted and Described by Edgar T.A. Wigram (1906). Venice, Menpes (1912). Brittany, Menpes (1905)....
Price Achieved: £75.00.

210 :: Skye - Gordon, Seton. The Charm of Skye.Cassells, London, (1929) illustrated, original blue cloth gilt, boards stained; More Leaves From the Journal Of Our Life in Highlands, Victoria R I, 1884, second edition, Smith, Elder & Co, London; Chambers, Robert. Traditions of Edinburgh (1947...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

211 :: SHAKESPEARE, William, `The Pictorial Edition of The Works of Shakespeare`, ed. Charles Knight. 1843 edition, marbled edges. full tr. cf. glt. borders and spines, leather labels, illustrated. 9 volumes From the library of William Wayte; 'A Biography'; 'Histories I and II'; 'Doubt...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

212 :: Lawrence, T.E - Seven Pillars Of Wisdom, Jonathan Cape 1935 First Trade Edition, First Impression, brown linen hardboard's with gilt impressions, folding maps and illustrations...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

213 :: Making Show Windows Pay - A self study course with complete inscructions for making and arranging window displays for every occasion, together with a new easy method of show card designing, dated 1928, published by the Window Display Studio of the Dennison Manufacturing Co. Framling...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.