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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

544 :: A selection of antique and vintage textile samples. Four silk embroidered kimono panels with birds, dragons and flowers. Embroidered and beaded sashes and dress trimmings. A pretty hand-painted ivory silk pouch bag. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

545 :: Three full animal pelts - two fox and one other. A selection of other fur pieces/tails. A small felt Harrods cap with fur trim. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

546 :: Three reptile skins. Crocodile underbelly, a pale cream snake skin and one other! Please see photos. (3)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

547 :: A large mixed box of mostly Victorian lace trimmings, dress parts, cut work pieces and table ware. Some good lengths of lovely lace and some cotton undergarments, though mostly samples of these for re-working etc. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

548 :: A large early circa 1900s Paisley - 64'' x 128''. Few small areas of moth damage though not significant - see photos. Also small 1'' tear to edge....
Price Achieved: £100.00.

549 :: Large lot of antique curtains. One pair lined red and gold stripe ground with floral overlay - 48''W x 58''D - fabric gone in several areas. Four heavy blanket lined embossed panels, deep red ground with raised floral motifs - 32''W x 94''D each panel - wear and tear at edges of all. A ver...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

550 :: A fine pair of 19th Century woven tapestry panels/altar cloths. Lawn green woven panels incorporating roses in a trellis design throughout and edged with a repeating floral and leaf motif. There is some deterioration to the fabric and a tear at the edge of one. Each panel measures 50...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

551 :: A large lot of vintage bed and table linen. Bed linen comprises of two embossed cotton bedspreads a single and double (double is tatty), linen laundry bags and pillowcases. Tableware includes damask cloths, napkins and glass cloths. Mixed condition. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

552 :: A lot of mixed antique and vintage textiles all in need of repairs/restoration. An early very pretty patchwork quilt 65'' x 80'', a large patchwork piece not made into quilt - 72'' x 96'' and another cover only 68'' x 90''. A large, heavy fringed crocheted bedspread - several holes in...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

553 :: An unfinished velvet patchwork quilt with dozens of already cut pieces to complete. Three other bags of extra fabric, all velvet - could be enough to make two! A very good lot. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

554 :: A quantity of antique and vintage cotton and linen curtain panels and fabric oddments. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

555 :: A very nice lot of vintage dressmaking fabrics including cotton, silk and chiffon. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

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.

557 :: A bolt of vintage embossed furnishing fabric in vibrant greens, yellows and reds and in a large paisley print.- approximately 10yards. Another length of treated yellow cotton of similar length plus two remnants. (4)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

558 :: A mixed box of vintage fine cotton linen tableware, crocheted placemats and runners. All in nice clean condition. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

559 :: A box of vintage sewing patterns, fabric and linen and lace tablecloths. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

560 :: A mixed lot to include linen and tableware, a cream wool shawl with floral bordering and fringe, a single Liberty print curtain, a blanket, a canvas moth proof dress cover and an olive green kaftan with shawl. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

561 :: A box of good quality boxed vintage handkerchiefs mostly 1960s and some loose white cotton handkerchiefs. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

562 :: A box of linen - table and bed ware. Some pretty embroidered napkins. Most looks to be unused. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

563 :: A box of vintage table linen and tea towels - all unused and mostly 1960s and 70s. Some still in original packaging. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

564 :: A quantity of vintage 60s/70s sheets and bed linen all still in original packaging. At least twenty pieces. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

565 :: A lot of 1960s cotton bed sheet and pillowcase sets , three candy striped and three plain - all unused and in original packaging. (6)...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

566 :: A quantity of vintage crocheted and linen tableware and coasters including Nottingham lace pieces. Five wool crocheted tea cosies with floral decoration and two embroidered cosies. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

567 :: A large antique Afghan wall hanging consisting of numerous small pieces of fabric stitched to a sturdy linen backing. This piece was purchased in Afghanistan several years ago as an antique hanging - the fabric remnants are most certainly of considerable age. A very lovely piece. Size 160cm x 13...
Price Achieved: £85.00.

568 :: A selection of vintage cotton tableware to include damask and lace cloths. Two 40s/50s soft woven fringed cotton bed throws. (Qty)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.