Robert C Kwok (Biographical details)

Robert C Kwok (Chinese)

Also known as

Kwok, Robert C

Biography

Friend of former Trustee Simon Keswick, also of Jardine Mathieson. Bobby Kwok was instrumental in arranging for the Chao family of Hong Kong to sponsor Room 47 (Europe: The Nineteenth Century) installed in 1994. He first visited the Museum in December 1992 and immediately purchased a piece of jewellery that the Department was hoping to acquire for the new gallery. Since then he has purchased several further pieces of jewellery.