A box of this type, but slightly larger and depicting a 'flower presentation' scene, from the Qing court collection, now in the Palace Museum, Beijing, is illustrated in Li Jiufang, The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum: Lacquer Wares of the Qing Dynasty, vol. 46, Hong Kong, 2006, pl. 37. A similar box, larger still and illustrating an Immortal accompanied by attendants in a mountainous landscape, sold at Christie's London, 10th November 2015, lot 172. A related Qianlong mark and period box of hexagonal lobed form sold in our London rooms, 25th November 2015, lot 228.
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