Rockefeller private art collection auction sets records

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A record-breaking art auction with ties to Westchester and the Hudson Valley was held Tuesday night.

Christie's Auctions and Private Sales is selling pieces from late billionaire David Rockefeller's private art collection.

Some come from his Pocantico Hills and Hudson Valley estates.

The auction brought in an astounding $646 million.

All the proceeds are being donated several charities.

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