'The Scream' Just Sold For A Record-Breaking $119 Million

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Photo: Courtesy Sotheby’s

A version of Edvard Munch’s iconic painting, “The Scream” sold at Sotheby’s tonight for just under $120 million, The New York Times reports. That’s the highest price for a painting ever set by an auction house.

Previous estimates suggested the famous pastel artwork could fetch anywhere from $80 million to $200 million.   

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