A closely related Pot-Pourri Pompadour in the collections of the Louvre (inv. OA.10304) is illustrated in M. Brunet & T. Préaud, Sèvres, Des origines à nos jours, Fribourg, 1978, p. 137, no. 42. Vases of this type were sold from the collection of the late C.J. Dickins, Christie's London, 4 May 1908, lots 194-195.
A drawing by Jean-Claude Duplessis showing a design for such a vase is illustrated in R. Savill, The Wallace Collection: Catalogue of Sèvres Porcelain, London, 1988, p.127.