A smaller vase of this design was sold in these Rooms, 8 October 1990, lot 482.
An almost identical vase but with a lotus scroll replacing the dragon border on the shoulder in the Shanghai Museum is illustrated in Underglaze Blue and Red, fig. 126. Another is illustrated in Chinese Porcelain, The S.C. Ko Tianminlou Collection, vol. I, pl. 113, pp. 155 and 157; the present vase is much larger in size than the others.