How to win a $1.1 million Picasso
Location: Paris, France
A French charity raised almost $5.6 million
by selling raffle tickets for $110
The winner received Picasso's
1921 oil-on-canvas still life "Nature Morte''
The winning raffle ticket was originally a gift
(SOUNDBITE) (French) SALE ORGANIZER PERI COCHIN, SAYING:"Picasso would have loved an operation like this in his lifetime, because he was someone very involved, who had a lot of interest in humanitarian and social causes, he often participated in grand causes like these during his lifetime."
Most of the money will go to charity CARE
for clean-water projects in schools and villages
in Cameroon, Madagascar and Morocco