Publishing: Collectors7 Item

The impressive art collection of John Hay ("Jock") Whitney was recently featured in the quality bimonthly magazine Art in America. But millionaire Whitney does not confine his collecting to art alone. His latest acquisition: An in America magazine.

Last week the Whitney Communications Corporation reached agreement with Art in America's Lee Ault to buy (for an undisclosed amount) its first wholly-owned publication since the New York Herald Tribune sank more than two years ago.

Healthy Circulation. Art in America was launched as the nation's first scholarly art magazine in 1913. When New York art collector Lee Ault took it over in...

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