Floral Trend Finally Hits the Art Market

© 2014 The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York Photo: ? 2014 The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Georgia O’Keefe's Jimson Seed/White Flower No.1, 1932, sold last night at Sotheby's New York for the world record $44.4 million for any female artist.

Rest assured, the painting is of a flower, since, you know, that's what women really want.

(No disrespect to the deserving O'Keefe, though.)