Previously sold in London, 13 June 1989, lot 227.
A similar example is illustrated by J.A. Pope, Chinese Porcelains from the Ardebil Shrine, pl. 86, no. 29.477. An example with stylised shou trees in the lower roundels, from the Bloxham Collection is illustrated by J. Ayers in Far Eastern Ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum, no. 159. Compare also the example with a square lower body and decorated with Shoulao roundels in the Museum Pusat, Jakarta, illustrated in Oriental Ceramics, Kodansha Series, vol. 3, no. 227.