Portrait Willem Kien, ca. 1921, Shanghai | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Portrait Willem Kien, ca. 1921, Shanghai

Portrait Willem Kien, ca. 1921, Shanghai

Charles worked at Holland-China Trading Company (HCHC), with offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tientsin (Tianjin), Rotterdam and London. At the start of the company, in 1903, Willem Kien started to work for HCHC in Shanghai, later becoming director. In 1921 he left China and became director at the Rotterdam head office. 

Courtesy Kien family archives

Date picture taken (may be approximate): 
Saturday, January 1, 1921
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