The most significant charity auction ever staged, The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller is 100 per cent sold. The Rockefeller Collection sales total $832.6 million — highest ever for a single collection.
Xinle Ma's "Galloping Horse" painting was the only Chinese painting to be included in the collection and was sold for $125,000.
Xinle Ma 马欣乐, is a Senior Art Advisor of the Chinese Cultural Foundation. He also has the position as Vice President of China Academy of Paintings and Calligraphy, Senior Advisor of Yanhuang Art Museum. As a highly esteemed artist, Xinle Ma's paintings have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the world and are sought by both institutions and private collections including former U.S. President William Clinton, Dave Rockefeller and China's Premier Wen Jiabao. In the year 2016 his painting of Nine Galloping Horses was selected and presented to The Queen Elizabeth II, as the only state gift from China for the celebration of Her 90th Birthday.