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Parodies of Munch's "Scream"

Edvard Munch's 1895 pastel "The Scream" sold last night at Sotheby's in New York for $120 million, setting a record for the most expensive piece of art ever sold at auction. The sale eclipsed the previous record of $106 million for Picasso's "Nude, Green Leaves, and Bust." Like the Mona Lisa, American Gothic, or any other iconic image, The Scream has spawned countless parodies.
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