Previously sold in Hong Kong, 15 May 1990, lot 169.
An identical example was included in the exhibition, The Wonders of the Potter's Palette, Qing Ceramics from the Collection of the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Catalogue, col. pl. 63. Another hu -shaped vase with upright cylindrical handles (55 cm.) high, also with wide bands of scrolling flowers, but different bands at the foot, shoulder and neck, is illustrated in Blue and White Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty, National Palace Museum, Taipei, Book I, col. pl. 3. Compare a similar vase sold in these Rooms, 17 January 1989, lot 643.