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Arise, Sir Joseph, museum benefactor

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 13 June, 1993, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 13 June, 1993, 12:00am
 

HONGKONG businessman and art lover Joseph Hotung has been knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for charitable services, ''especially to the British Museum''. Sir Joseph donated almost $29 million to the museum to finance the renovation of its Oriental Gallery in 1990.


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