Oprah Winfrey auction raises $600K for South Africa school

Oprah Winfrey arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Lee Daniels' The Butler" at the Regal Cinemas L.A. Live Stadium 14 on Monday, Aug. 12, 2013. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

November 4, 2013 2:39:41 PM PST
Oprah Winfrey's auction raised $600,000 for her school for girls in South Africa.

Winfrey auctioned pieces from her personal collection of art and furnishings over the weekend At the Santa Barbara Polo And Racquet Club. Big crowds turned out for the auction and to see the media mogul.

An original movie poster from "The Color Purple" signed by Oprah sold for $4,100.