Previously sold in these Rooms, 17 January 1989, lot 675.
A Daoguang bowl of this pattern and equally small size is illustrated by Marchant, 'Some Interesting Pieces of Marked Ch'ing Porcelain', Hong Kong Oriental Ceramic Society Bulletin, no. 3, 1977-78, p. 43, figs. 8, 10 and 13 (left).
A slightly larger pair of bowls was included in the exhibition, The Wonders of the Potter's Palette, Qing Ceramics from the Collection of the Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1984, illustrated in the Catalogue, no. 100; another from the Edward T. Chow Collection is illustrated by M. Beurdeley and G. Raindre, Qing Porcelain, London, 1987, pl. 259; and a single example from the Simon Kwan Collection was included in the exhibition, Imperial Porcelain of the Late Qing, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1983, illustrated in the Catalogue, no. 44, and subsequently sold in our Singapore Rooms, 30 March 1997, lot 398.