It's one of only four original versions of the 1895 painting of a man holding his head and screaming under a streaked, blood-red sky, which has become a modern symbol for human anxiety.
Edvard Munch's The Scream is one of the most recognizable pieces of artwork in the world and that fact could help the painting [...]
BY ULA ILNYTZKY AP NEW YORK — One of the art world's most recognizable images — Edvard Munch's "The Scream" — could sell for $80 million or more when it is auctioned at Sotheby's today. The 1895 pastel of a man holding his head and screaming under a
By AP Edvard Munch's “The Scream” could sell [...]