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Ph.D. student Thomas Busciglio-Ritters article Covetable Pictures: John Taylor Johnston (18201893), Collecting Art Between New Yorkand Europe was published in the March 2020 issue of the Oxford Journal of the History of Collection. In the text, Busciglio-Ritter discusses the art collection and collecting practices of John Taylor Johnston, the first president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1871 to 1889. Johnston was a significant figure in transatlantic collecting and opened his own art gallery on West 4th Street in New York City. 

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