Edvard Munch's 'The Scream' Painting Fetches $120 Million at Auction

By Jill Slattery on
Edvard Munch's "The Scream" (Getty Images) Now that's something to scream about. A version of  Edvard Munch’s “The Scream,” one of the most recognizable images in all of art history, sold at Sotheby’s on Wednesday night for roughly $120 million. That's the most ever paid for a piece of artwork at an auction. Munch created four versions of "The Scream," three of which are currently housed in Norwegian museums. The fourth version, a 1895 pastel on board, was sold by Petter Olsen, a...Read Full Story