An identical vase is illustrated in The Wonders of the Potter's Palette: Qing Ceramics from the Collection of the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1984, pl. 63. See, also, the very similar vase sold in these rooms, 1 June 1990, lot 247. Another hu-shaped vase with upright rather than flared mouth rim, also painted with wide bands of scrolling flowers, but different bands of design on the foot, shoulder and neck, is illustrated in Blue and White Ware of the Ch'ing Dynasty, Book I, National Palace Museum, Taipei, 1968, pl. 3.