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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

519 :: A lot of vintage hats - Jacoll, Edna Wallace, Bermona - mostly 60s and 70s. All need a good steam! Seven in total....
Price Achieved: £5.00.

520 :: Three 1950s/60s hats - Jenny Fischer, Connor - all decorated with fabric flowers. (3)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

521 :: A selection of gents hats, five in total, to include a Panama and a sheepskin. (5)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

522 :: A hand-made Deco black and white fitted hat, beaded and appliqued on white silk with a black bead and paste floral motif and edged with black velvet. A further heavy beaded lace Victorian cap. (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

523 :: A mixed lot of vintage fur hats and stoles. A 'Betmar' Union Made green fur cloche hat, a wolf fur hat and another pill box fur hat. A grey fur hat with matching tippet and a 1920s ermine lined stole. (6)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

524 :: Four vintage hats in hat boxes. Two cloche style banded hats labelled 'Sprecher' in a 'Harrods' hat box and two others also in good vintage boxes. (4)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

525 :: A vintage 1960s Christian Dior lemon yellow hat - lovely clean condition and in Harrods hat box. Along with a pair of pale yellow capeskin gloves also purchased in Harrods with a returns note for cleaning dated 1967. (3)...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

526 :: A selection of 1950s and 60s hats. Three feather hats in black, yellow and pale blue, a ruched chiffon 50s hat and one other. All in a Scotts of Bond Street hat box. (7)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

527 :: Four vintage hats - three made by local maker 'Lenschen' and a 'Cresta' hat box. (5)...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

528 :: A vintage hat box containing eight hats - 'Kangol' and 'Bermona' - four summer, three winter and a navy cocktail hat. (9)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

529 :: Three vintage hunting bowlers. Two 'Lock & Co.' a gents and a ladies and a 'Hilhouse & Co' (better condition). A grey 'Woodrow' of Piccadilly top hat - size 7. Nice condition and in box. A pair of canvas gaiters. (6)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

530 :: A lot of vintage fabrics, lace and remnants - cottons, crepes, silks and wool. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

531 :: Two boxes of vintage collars, gloves, sewing accessories (zips and buttons) and napkins. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

532 :: A nice lot of antique and vintage lace work to include dress pieces, collars and sleeves and table ware. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

533 :: A box of antique fine lawn cotton Christening robes and one silk, six in total, along with three pretty lace and embroidered bonnets. (9)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

534 :: A box of fine antique lace dress pieces, collars and trims and including a long lace scarf. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

535 :: A beautiful 1920s fine lace wedding veil worked at the edges with a variety of floral motifs. There are no holes or tears but a few flocking marks are visible. The veil measures 76'' square....
Price Achieved: £440.00.

536 :: A late 1800s or early 1900s cream lace wedding veil with beautiful intricate floral motifs throughout. The veil is 160'' at its longest point and then falls into a crescent shape to the maximum 45'' width. There are a few holes in the main body and a tear to the lower edge of the vei...
Price Achieved: £135.00.

537 :: A 1960s wedding veil and train in fine white lace and net. The train has a layer of net which is overlaid with floral lace. There are two quite noticeable marks to the side of the piece which look to be stains rather than flocking so should be removable. The train is 12ft long. (2)...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

538 :: A box of assorted vintage dressmaking braids, ribbons and trims - some printed silk, some velvet. (Qty) ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

539 :: A large mixed lot of vintage upholstery trims, braids, tassels and cords. Including a large roll of strapping. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

540 :: Large mixed lot of antique textiles including paisley, oriental and embossed fabrics. A very old fine patchwork nightdress case and tea cosy - very unusual and hand over-stitched with gold silk threads. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

541 :: A selection of antique embossed and embroidered textile pieces. Worn condition. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

542 :: A large lot of antique and vintage cushion and seat covers, mostly fine embroidery and tapestry. Including two early quilted pieces with figures. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

543 :: A lot of tapestry samples to include two beaded pieces - one unfinished. All in good vintage condition - eight in total. (8)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.