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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

99 :: An unusual iron and earthenware desk fan by George Jones, transfer decorated 'the Keith Fan' circa 1900, a Victorian brass patent oil lamp stamped B and AB, and a Victorian brass desk weight in the form of a dolphin on a hinged base...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

100 :: An Anglo Indian walnut set of bellows probably Kashmir, a Victorian treen fern work tray and a Victorian iron and brass coffee grinder with makers label...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

101 :: A Victorian gilt metal figure of a bactrian camel on cast iron base with stiff leafed border...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

102 :: A 19th century bronze door stop in the form of a classical male nude on a lead weighted base stamped 744SS...
Price Achieved: £260.00.

103 :: A Victorian brass candlestick postage scale by Joseph Edmond Ratcliffe Bro's 18cmH together with a set of Victorian brass and oak postage scales by Lockwood of Bond Street, London with associated weights (2)...
Price Achieved: £95.00.

104 :: An Islamic brass bowl engraved with calligraphy and foliage...
Price Achieved: £165.00.

105 :: Horse Racing Interest: A late Victorian racehorse shoe and Connemara marble desk clip with silver hinged mount and label engraved 'Berrell Cambridgeshire 1900', the silver mounts hallmarked for Dublin by C.L...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

106 :: A George III mahogany book rack, the four divisions separted by doric columns 34 x 19 x 30cm...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

107 :: A Russian papier mache box decorated with two dogs and a parrot after Edwin Landseer, 20th century...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

108 :: A Chinese Canton, late 19th century ivory card case, four carved panels depicting figures amongst trees 9.5 x 6.5cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

108a :: Two Cantonese enamel hors d'oeuvre or trinket dishes with scene depicting four characteres outside a house...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

109 :: An 18th century carved tortoise shell plaque depicting the Nativity in the manner of Marten de Vos on an oak back panel 13 x 9cm...
Price Achieved: £510.00.

110 :: A pair of Regency pressed card face screens foliate decorated center by watercolour of children with turned wooden handle and a pair of Regency sicamor face screens printed with F...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

111 :: Three 19th century miniatures, oil on board, depicting old master subjects 6.5 x 8cm ...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

112 :: A gilt metal and enamel propelling pencil in a form of a Mummy late 19th early 20th century...
Price Achieved: £95.00.

113 :: A Chinese mother of pearl disc carved with an equestrian figure with a hawk, 19th century, adapted as a brooch together with a bracelet of ivory beads, three Chinese ivory chess pieces, four Chinese bone and silver spoons and two carved roundels ...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

114 :: A Japanese circular ivory pill box carved with lions, late 19th century, together with an ivory okimono of a female deity 11.5 cmH and a Chinees ivory seal with a Dog of Foo finial...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

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.

116 :: A Japanese netsuke in the form of a crouching puppy, Meiji period...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

117 :: A carved incisor tooth in the form of a polar bear, late 18th century...
Price Achieved: £85.00.

118 :: An Edwardian silver and bone teething ring and bell Turner & Simpson, Birmingham 1937/1938 together with a Victorian Mother of Pearl and silver rattle and whistle engraved with initials WHP...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

119 :: A mixed lot to include spillikins in a wooden box, a papier mache pill box, two Regency silhouettes in frames 11.5 x 6.5cm together with a pair of Victorian spectacle cases and two Persian painted miniature vases 14cmH...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

120 :: A brooch with a silver mounted section of an Ammonite and a quantity of 19th century hat pins in a ebony box together with as Shabti figure of an Egyptian God ...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

121 :: Four Imari ceramics including one vase 21cmH ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

122 :: A Victorian special service 1886 Primrose League medal and ruban with gilt and enamel badge, the reverse with maker's details ''T & JB'' (T & J Bragg Ltd Birmingham) and registered, design and patent number ''41563'', two commemorative medals for the 1902 Coronation of George V and Queen Mary, ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.