Previously sold in these Rooms, 16 January 1989, lot 643; and again in our New York Rooms, 21 September 2000, lot 349.
An identical vase was included in the exhibition, The Wonders of the Potter's Palette, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1984, illustrated in the Catalogue, no. 63. Another hu-shaped vase of this design but potted with an upright rather than flared mouth rim, is illustrated in Blue and White Ware of he Ch'ing Dynasty, Book 1, National Palace Museum, Taipei, 1968, pl. 3.