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Munch’s ‘The Scream’ Fetches Record $119.9 Million At Sotheby’s Auction

It is now the most expensive work of art ever sold at auction. The buyer is remaining anonymous.


Edvard Munch's "The Scream'' (credit: CBS 2)

Munch’s ‘The Scream’ Could Fetch Up To $200 Million At Sotheby’s Auction

It’s one of only four original versions of the 1895 painting of a man holding his head and screaming under a streaked, blood-red sky, which has become a modern symbol for human anxiety.


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Sotheby’s Auction To Feature Munch’s ‘The Scream’

Sotheby’s announced Tuesday that the work will lead its Impressionist & Modern Art Evening Sale on May 2.