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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

73 :: A matched pair of gilt metal cut glass six branch chandeliers, the domed coronas above multiple baluster columns issuing foliate cast 's' scroll arms above gilt metal acorn pendants hung over all with faceted chains and drops later wired for electricity, 54cmH, 40cmD...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

74 :: Victorian duplex oil lamp, twin burner Victorian duplex oil lamp, twin burner British Made Victorian oil lamp with brass base, glass font and white glass shade, twin burner...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

75 :: Three 18th century style four arm brass small light electroliers...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

76 :: An Aldiss lamp, Admiralty pattern 5110.D signal lamp by Aldiss Bro's of Birmingham...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

78 :: A pair of Victorian oil lamps with wall mounting bracket, classical acanthus leaf and formal scrolls, foliate decoration to reservoir, reg no 272224 engraved on the bracket, converted to electricity...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

79 :: A pair of Regency Style wall lamp with two arrows crossing, converted to electricity...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

80 :: A pair of Regence style gilt metal candlesticks with serpent entwined and foliate triform feet converted to electricity ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

81 :: An Indian Khorasan bronze oil lamp with a figure of a monkey...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

82 :: A wooden model of the clipper ship Thermopylae, on a wooden stand, rib and plank construction with individual copper plates to the hull, full deck and rigging detail. Also included a book about The Cutty Sark from Frank GG Carr dated 1969 with the original modelcraft ship plans, instr...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

83 :: An Old Brass Bound Teak Spoked Ships Wheel, the central boss cast `Tyne Metal Co. Ltd. Hexham-on-Tyne, No 874, 83cm diameter...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

84 :: An Old Brass Bound Teak Spoked Ships Wheel impressed BSS1024 with central cast iron boss and eight baluster turned spokes within brass-bound rim with hand pieces to circumference, 125cm diameter ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

85 :: Railway interest: a Victorian black japaned railway driver sandwich box by C.Kildred of Grimsby, the dome cover with a brass carrying handel the interior with a hinged sandwich compartment brass slidding catch 17 x 25 x 19cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

87 :: A Regency style coal urn and cover with foliate loop handle and naturalistic paw feet 53cmH 34cmD ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

88 :: A lead planter in the neoclassical taste, square with ram's head cast corners, side decorated with putti on monopodia feet, late 18th to early 19th century...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

88a :: A weathered stone figure of a seated hound 90 x 90cm A weathered stone figure of a seated hound 90 x 90cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

89 :: A Victorian boxwood and hardwood horse measuring stick with concealed mechanism by James Barton of Oxford Street, London together with a late 19th century bamboo and steel sword stick of plain form (2)...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

90 :: A Victorian gilt brass aneroid pocket barometer with altimeter scale J. Hicks, London, late 19th century With 1.75 inch circular silvered register signed J. HICKS, MAKER, LONDON, 9314 beneath Compensated to centre within concentric scale calibrated for barometric inches divided into twentieths and...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

91 :: An early 19th century Mauchline Ware snuffbox, rectangular decorated with figures in a tavern and the score and lyrics of Auld Lang Syne 5.6 x 9.5 x 1.7cm ...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

92 :: An early 17th century Kabbalistic /Jewish amulet set in white metal made of ancient glass with ''renovate'' engraved on the surface, possibly used for the blessing of either a house or temple ...
Price Achieved: £150.00.

93 :: A 19th century walnut 'game of skill'; the lid opens to reveal a series of concentric circular dividers with offset gaps leading to a slot in the centre disk 4 3/8(11cm)dia...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

94 :: An Edwardian silver, enamel and ivory dressing set, by S.F, London 1902, comprising eleven pieces, some of them inset with a blue enamel 'E', including mirror, four brushes, button hook, two circular lidded pots, a shoe horn, and a lidded trinket box...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

95 :: A group of mounted 18th and 19th century floor boards, engraved with the names of the Waugh family, from 1771 to 1818, engraved with Stroud, AW, TW, 74cm x 49cm Provenance: From the Estate of Alec Waugh and thence by descent through the family...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

96 :: A German 18th century porcelain bust of Madam Du Barry, probably Furstenburg, wearing a head scarf and facing to sinister, 60cmH, lacking socle ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

97 :: A pair of 19th century Italian gilt wood wall brackets in the Rococo style, the demi lune tops above a C-scroll support, hung with floral chains, 47cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

98 :: A Baroque white marble carved portrait bust of a gentleman wearing a full bottomed wig and classical toga, late 17th/early 18th century in a later gilt oval frame, 20cm x 16cm some damage to marble...
Price Achieved: £420.00.