Gallery assistants pose with the painting “Fillette a la corbeille fleurie” (Girl with flower basket) by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso during a photocall at Christie's auction house in London in February, ahead of its sale for US$115million in New York on Tuesday. Photo: EPA

David Rockefeller’s fabled art collection smashes records for Monet and Matisse, with a US$115m Picasso thrown in

The art amassed by the US banker, who died last year aged 101, is expected to fetch US$600m upon completion and set another record as the most valuable single collection ever sold

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Gallery assistants pose with the painting “Fillette a la corbeille fleurie” (Girl with flower basket) by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso during a photocall at Christie's auction house in London in February, ahead of its sale for US$115million in New York on Tuesday. Photo: EPA
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