Now Reading:

'The Scream' breaks art record at auction

world news

'The Scream' breaks art record at auction


One of the art world’s most recognisable images – Edvard Munch’s “The Scream” has been sold in New York for a record $119.9 million, that is over 91 million euros which is the most ever paid for a work of art at auction. The 1895 painting, which is a modern symbol of human anxiety, was sold at Sotheby’s.

Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.

Next Article