The Scream, Sold!

On May 2, 2012 one of the most famous paintings sold at silent auction for $119,922,500. The Scream, by Edvard Munch, from 1893 is one of the most recognizable paintings in the world, according to many different lists, including this one. The painting had been stolen several times prior to being sold at auction. If you want to see this masterpiece you will have to travel to Oslo, Norway, where it currently resides. Click here for a brief history on the painting, enjoy!