1937 1938

Job application with Helene Kröller-Müller

Willy Auping jr.’s job application is not entirely plain sailing. The procedure ultimately takes almost a year before he is hired as assistant secretary of the Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller. Auping’s letters mainly demonstrate his perseverance and great appreciation for the collection.

Good impression

Application correspondence between Willy Auping and Helene Kröller-Müller, 1937

Grateful reply

Auping’s notepad with art observations

Auping’s notepad with art observations

Another interview

Willy Auping, Opstel over de collectie van Sichting Kröller-Müller, 9 juli 1937

Auping’s essay, for his application

And once again

The redeeming phone call