“The Scream” Sells for 120 Million Dollars

One of the world’s most recognized works of art, Edvard Munch’s, The Scream, recently sold at auction for 120 million dollars. There are actually 4 versions of this iconic work, 2 oils and 2 pastels. The buyer of one of the pastels has been identified as financier, Leon Black.  The remaining 3 versions are located in Norwegian museums. Read the complete story as reported by The Wall Street Journal. To learn more about the life and work of Edvard Munch check out these books and DVD’s in the Tunxis Library collection.

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