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The Scream

Edvard Munch’s The Scream recently garnered a record breaking $119.9 million at Sotheby’s in New York. Despite the “tasty narrative potential” of the iconic artwork,  the Pulitizer Prize winning art critic Holland Cotter thinks that the painting’s new owner spent their vast sum of money unwisely. Related posts: Scream for ‘The Scream’ A recent study by [...] Related posts: Scream for ‘The Scream’ A recent study by the American Psychological Association finds “people.
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Edvard Munch's 'The Scream' to sell at Sotheby's in New York; may fetch $80 million

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

NEW YORK (AP).- One of four versions of Edvard Munch's masterpiece "The Scream" will be sold this spring in New York, Sotheby's auction house announced Tuesday. Sotheby's estimates that the work, which has become a modern icon of hu... Read Post

Francis Bacon work tops Edvard Munch's 'The Scream' for auction record

Arts : Culture Monster (8 months ago)

A 1969 triptych by Francis Bacon was sold Tuesday for a whopping $142.4 million, breaking the record for a work of art sold at auction. The previous record holder was Edvard Munch's "The Scream," which sold for $119.9 million in 201... Read Post

Edvard Munch's 'The Scream' fetches record $119.9 million at Sotheby's auction

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

NEW YORK (AP).- One of the art world's most recognizable images ? Edvard Munch's "The Scream" ? sold Wednesday for a record $119,922,500 at auction in New York City. The 1895 artwork ? a modern symbol of human anxiety ? was sold at ... Read Post


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