A single pigeon tureen of similar form from the René Fribourg Collection, New York, was sold by Sotheby's, London, 15 October 1963, lot 381, and is also illustrated in the Répertoire de la Faience Française, vol. V. pl. 25A. Another example is illustrated by Antoinette Faÿ-Hallé et al., 'faïences françaises' Exhibition Catalogue, Paris, 1980, p. 287, no. 440. Also compare the pair sold Christie's, London, 21 November 2005, lot 187.