Music, art, architecture, politics, science, perfume, new letters and discoveries. With beautiful stories on these subjects from the correspondence of Constantijn Huygens, told by renowned speakers, he and his contemporaries come to life with the help of image, sound and smell at the conference 'Constantijn Huygens. Een leven in brieven'.

Huygens Institute, NL-Lab, Koninklijke Bibliotheek (KB), National Library of the Netherlands and the Vrienden van de KB are organising this conference on Friday 2 December next in the auditorium of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek in The Hague. Registration: