A similar flask with a stylized lotus scroll in the former imperial summer resort of the Qing emperors, Bishu Shanzhuang in Chengde, Hebei, is published in Zhongguo taoci quanji [Complete series on Chinese ceramics], Shanghai, 1999-2000, vol. 12, pl. 17, perhaps the flask depicted in the court painting One or Two?, which shows the Qianlong Emperor surrounded by items from his collection; see China. The Three Emperors 1662-1795, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2005-6, cat. no. 196. A related flask with the more common camellia design was excavated from the waste heaps of the Ming Imperial kilns at Jingdezhen, and included in the exhibition Jingdezhen Zhushan chutu Yongle guanyao ciqi [Yongle Imperial porcelain excavated at Zhushan, Jingdezhen], Capital Museum, Beijing, 2007, cat. no. 104.
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