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20th Oct 2016 Fine Art & Antiques followed by Vintage Clothing

Our catalogue is now online for our Fine Art & Antiques Sale followed by Vintage Clothing, to take place at Busby Salerooms on the 20th October at 10am, we have over 500 lots including silver, jewellery, ceramics, glassware, furniture, paintings, drawings and collectibles 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...

Viewing times: 

Saturday 15th October 10am-noon

Tuesday 18th October  9am - 5pm

Wednesday 19th October 9am - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

196 :: Vanessa Bell (British, 1879-1961) Still life with oranges, oil on canvas, signed with initials 'VB' lower right, framed, 50 x 40cm Provenance: The Estate of Peter Waugh and thence by descent through the family. ...
Price Achieved:
£5700.00.

156 :: John Opie (British 1761-1807) A young boy playing with a cat, oil on canvas, unframed, 76 x 64cm Provenance Colognaghi, Faulkner, 1930 Biography Opie, John (1761-1807), portrait and history painter, was born in May 1761 at Blowing House, Mithian, St Agnes, near Truro, Cornwall. When he w...
Price Achieved:
£3000.00.

27 :: A Royal Doulton figurine titled 'Sunshine Girl', HN1344, c. 1920's height approx 13cm...
Price Achieved:
£1850.00.

192 :: Attributed to Duncan Grant (Scottish, 1885-1978) Portrait of a woman probably Virginia Woolf, oil on canvas, 36 x 25cm Provenance: The Estate of Peter Waugh and thence by descent through the family. Peter Waugh was a close friend of the late Duncan Grant and lived in a neighbouring village in Berkshire....
Price Achieved:
£1700.00.

160 :: Brian Davies, Still Life with Haut Lafite bottle of wine and fruit, signed lower right, oil on canvas, framed, 46 x 55cm...
Price Achieved:
£1300.00.

57 :: R.C.Oldfield, Liverpool, an 18ct gold gents full hunter pocket watch, top wind, 5.5cm four hinged case with monogrammed cover, enamel Roman dial numbered 8/5991, the casework Sheffield 1859, gross weight 142g...
Price Achieved:
£1050.00.

347 :: An 18th/19th century four fold screen, probably Dutch, painted with exotic birds including a Dodo bird and pheasants roosting amongst flowers within scarlet borders painted with birds and butterflies 190cmW x 180cmH...
Price Achieved:
£970.00.

556 :: A bolt of antique Chinese silk - a little more than 7 yards and another similar (faded) smaller piece. A vibrant yellow ground with repeating embroidered dragon motifs in lines throughout the fabric. There looks to have been some water damage to each end which has caused some fade,...
Price Achieved:
£800.00.

115 :: A Japanese netsuke from the Meiji period in the form of a monkey seated in a window, with gilt metal chain...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

158 :: Attributed to Jan Van Hutchtenburg (Dutch, 1647-1733) A Cavalry Skirmish, oil on canvas, framed 51 x 56cm...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

 

Full Catalogue

419 :: A lot of vintage fur coats and jackets and a stole - six pieces in total. Interesting lot of jackets although mostly all in poor condition (see photos) and in need of some repairs. (6)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

420 :: A 1960s turquoise suede three-quarter length coat approx size 8-10. Fitted coat with double-breasted buttons and full belt, labelled 'Lapidus'. One or two small marks to front but generally nice clean vintage condition....
Price Achieved: £75.00.

421 :: A 1970s 'Jean Muir' grey wool coat/dress. Garment features a mandarin neck and flares from pin-tucks at the shoulders, side pockets and broad sleeves. Buttons through to hem, lovely quality wool fabric - unlined, size 12-14 nice condition. A further 70s beautifully cut 'Union Made' trouser s...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

422 :: A 1940s black, fitted long-line jacket with satin lining - no label but beautifully tailored and finished. Very small hole to right sleeve cuff.- approx sie 10. A black tafetta opera coat with red lining and three-quarter sleeves - size 10/12. An interesting beige gaberdine fitted jacket wi...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

423 :: Interesting lot of vintage calico maquettes - three in total. A 50'/60s dress with fitted, slightly ruched bodice, drop waist and full skirt. A fitted, pleated full lined skirt with side metal zip - waist 26''. An Edwardian style lined fitted dress with black grosgrain trim, popper fastenings to...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

424 :: A vintage Chinese brocade dressing gown, quite fitted and with tie belt. Lined with turned and stitched collar and cuffs. There is moth damage to the bottom of this garment. Approx size 10....
Price Achieved: £40.00.

425 :: A 1920s/30s pale blue-grey lined silk kimono with rolled and wadded hem line. Embroidered to front with floral motifs and to the back three butterflies and repeat florals. Outer fabric and lining in nice condition, one or two small marks to front. A further lined silk kimono of similar vintage ...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

426 :: A beautiful 1920s heavily beaded ivory satin coat. The coat is trimmed to all edges with plaited and wadded satin, giving a lovely weight and swing to the garment. The beading at the back is in a typical geometric Deco design creatively using small pearl beads and silver fluted beads to create ...
Price Achieved: £350.00.

427 :: A 1920s ivory silk capelet. Cape features a cut out 'beaded on net' section at the back which continues through to the front of the shoulders in a trellis of beadwork. The garment ties loosely at the neck. Some faint flocking although otherwise in fine condition. A further very fine silk and...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

428 :: Three 1950s/60s dresses. A 1960s 'Linzi Line' black lined cocktail frock. Concertina pleated skirt below a fitted empire line bodice with bow feature - size 8. A 60s evening shift dress labelled 'Strohbach' London. Dress has a ground layer of cream silk chiffon and outer flocked layer of black s...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

429 :: A 1950s brown silk 'Ricci Michaels' dress. Dress has long back metal zip, unusual structure which tapers in to the hem line, hence very fitted. Approx size 8-10. There is a stain to the bodice - looks to be superficial. A further 70s 'Fifth Avenue' lined evening dress with broad ru...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

430 :: 1950s ruched chiffon fitted dress in pale grey-green. The garment is lined with a back metal zip and features a chiffon drape at the back. Approx size 12. A similar vintage slash neck, also ruched and lined, evening gown with three-quarter length sleeves and tulip shape skirt. A further 1930...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

431 :: A 1970s hand-made chiffon dress in vibrant blue and purple semi-abstract design - size 12-14. A black silk formal dress labelled 'lachasse' London - size 8. A black velvet 70s hand-made dress with lace trim - size 10-12. (3)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

432 :: A circa 1960s 'Hardy Amies' fitted cocktail dress with ruched bodice and very fitted skirt. Dress has a side metal zip which may need re-placing. There are faint hanging marks to the shoulders and also a mark to the front - all look to be removable with a dry clean. Approx size small 8....
Price Achieved: £15.00.

433 :: A 1960s 'Emilio Pucci' mini dress ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

434 :: Three pieces of 1920s undergarments. A fabulous fine wool woven all-in-one with fitted salmon pink top and zig-zag contrasting striped bottoms. Areas of moth damage to shorts, labelled 'Smedleys' Jay. A fine knitted 20s spun silk vest in cream and black geometric design - one hole to base of garme...
Price Achieved: £190.00.

435 :: A fine elegant Edwardian cerise pink silk bustiere over- layered with black silk chiffon. The black chiffon outer layer supports a stretch of black sequinned crochet to frame the broad neck. The garments interior cotton lining supports ten boning pieces which are all good. There is disinteg...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

436 :: 1920s gold lame bias cut dress. Beautifully cut and panelled full length dress with gold circular motifs on a muted gold background. The dress has a wide v-shaped neckline with double twisted straps incorporating a contrasting lawn green silk chiffon. There is a half-tie belt at the back with ...
Price Achieved: £340.00.

437 :: 1920s/30s green and gold lame dress. Beautiful bias cut full skirted dress in green, silver and gold abstract leaf pattern. The garment has a deep V plunge neckline and tie with green chiffon insets on the bodice. The wide loose sleeves are gathered at the shoulders and are open at the top of the...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

438 :: A large box of vintage mixed fur tippets and stoles. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

439 :: A pretty quilted vintage 'Howards' bed jacket with shawl collar and scalloped sleeves. A 20s/30s black lace capelet and modesty. (3)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

440 :: A lot of vintage scarves, mostly silk and including two 'Schiaparelli' and 'Jacqmar' and 'Clifford Bond', fifteen in total. (15)...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

441 :: A lot of vintage chiffon scarves from the 20s to the 60s - most silk and including six printed chiffon. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

442 :: A large lot of mixed vintage scarves, silk, cottton and rayon including plain silk squares, two early fringed paisley and floral print and silk handkerchiefs. At least 35 peices. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

443 :: A rare 1940s 'Jacqmar' Valentines scarf. A very cotton silk large hand-rolled scarf with green diagonal stripes on a white background and with a central heart motif inscribed 14th February To my Valentine and a red rose....
Price Achieved: £40.00.