Two related bowls of slightly larger dimensions were sold, one in our London rooms, 9th December 1986, lot 288; and the other at Christie's London, 14th June 1982, lot 51. For the Yongzheng prototype, see two bowls in the Baur Collection, illustrated in John Ayers, Chinese Ceramics in the Baur Collection, vol. 2, Geneva, 1999, pls. 222 and 223.
Compare a slightly larger bowl decorated with flowering and fruiting pomegranate branches painted in a similar style, in the Qing Court collection and still in Beijing, illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum. Porcelains with Cloisonné Enamel Decoration and Famille Rose Decoration, Hong Kong, 1999, pl. 100.
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