Personal collections
Achterberg

Gerrit Achterberg

  • Collection of the poet Gerrit Achterberg (1905-1962)
Bilderdijk

Willem Bilderdijk

  • The author, lawyer, historian, translator and poet Willem Bilderdijk (1756-1831)
Boutens

P.C. Boutens

  • Works by the poet P.C. Boutens (1870-1943)
Cornets de Groot

Cornets de Groot

  • The Cornets-De Groot family archive contains documents related to Hugo de Groot and the (Cornets) De Groot family
Couperus

Couperus

  • The KB c.2,000 books by Couperus and has a copy of virtually all editions of his works
Cremer

Jacob Jan Cremer

  • De collection manuscripts of writer Jacob Jan Cremer (1827-1880)
Cuper

Gijsbert Cuper

  • The papers of Gijsbert Cuper (1644-1716), professor of classical languages and rector
Huygens

Constantijn Huygens

  • The Huygens collection comprises the literary estate of Constantijn Huygens (1596-1687) and his descendants.
Du Perron

E. du Perron

  • Works by writer E. du Perron (1899-1940) and copies of periodicals that he contributed to
Kloos

Willem Kloos

  • About 1.000 books on Willem Kloos en the archive of 'De nieuwe gids'
Koopman

Koopman

  • The collection consists of c. 10.000 volumes of French literary works in special editions
Marsman

Hendrik Marsman

  • The correspondence, proofs, annotated books, offprints and reviews of the work of the Dutch poet Hendrik Marsman (1899-1940)
Perk

Jacques Perk

  • The manuscripts of and concerning Jacques Perk (1859-1881) contain variant versions of his work
Pijper

Willem Pijper

  • Willem Pijper (1894-1947) was a composer, conductor and publicist
Sierksma

Fokke Sierksma

  • The archive of the theologian, essay writer and poet Fokke Sierksma (1917-1977)
Te Winkel

Jan Te Winkel

  • The archive of the professor of Dutch literature Jan te Winkel (1847-1927)
Tollens

H.F. Tollens

  • Manuscripts, letters and special copies of printed works of the poet H.F. Tollens Cz. (1780-1856)
Toorop

Johannes Theodoor (Jan) Toorop

  • In 1929 the KB acquired the archive of the painter Johannes Theodoor Toorop (1858-1928)
Witsen

Willem Witsen

  • Collection of letters written to the painter, etcher, photographer and publicist Willem Witsen (1860-1923).