A nearly identical censer, from the Kitson Collection, perhaps the mate to the present example, was sold in our London rooms, 30th May 1961, lot 417. Other closely related examples include one in the Pierre Uldry collection illustrated in Chinese Cloisonné, The Pierre Uldry Collection, Asia Society, New York, cat. no. 53; another with differently worked handles in the Freer Sackler Galleries, Washington D.C., illustrated in The Freer Gallery of Art I: China, The Freer Gallery of Art, Tokyo, 1972, pl. 110; and a third in the Qing Court Collection illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum, Metal-Bodied Enamel Ware, Hong Kong 2002, pl. 11.