It is reported that David Rockefeller won the girl with flower basket in 1968. The mansion of Gertrude Stein, a famous American writer and collector, was at auction. David Rockefeller and the trustees of the Museum of modern art bought the work, including William Pelli, Nelson Rockefeller, John Whitney and so on. Then, the people decided to draw a lottery to choose the order of the collection in the house. David Rockefeller took the first sign, and the collection he picked was the girl with a flower basket. In a telephone interview with Bloomberg reporters, the son of the late philanthropist, David Rockefellers, said, this work may be an investment in his biggest art field. The girl with a basket of flowers drew the image of a nude girl holding a red flower basket, which was created in 1905 as a prototype of a girl selling flowers everywhere in montmart. It is understood that 45 Picasso paintings, including this piece, are about to be auctioned at the New York auction in the next two weeks, which represent the different styles of Picassos paintings at different times. They expect to make a total price of US $305 million (about 1 billion 930 million yuan). People around the world are collecting Picassos paintings, said Nicholas Mcclain, co - founder of the Ike McLean gallery. For most people, they want to buy Picassos work when their career is just starting. This year, Picassos various paintings have taken a total of $212 million (about 1 billion 344 million yuan), and are expected to be the most hot year of the Spanish artist this year. The highest annual record was 2015, when his paintings made a total of $568 million (about 3 billion 600 million yuan), of which women in Algiers sold 179 million dollars (about 1 billion 135 million yuan), the highest record of art auctions at that time. However, last years record was overtaken by Da Vincis savior, which sold 450 million dollars (about 2 billion 850 million yuan) at the time.