Update – Edvard Munch: “The Scream” up for sale Sotherby’s New York May 2

Update:

Leon Black

Leon Black

The mystery buyer behind the record-breaking sale of Edvard Munch‘s “The Scream” has been identified as billionaire Leon Black. The Wall Street Journal confirmed on Wednesday that Black, a New York-based businessman and long-time art collector, was behind the $120 million buy that made Munch’s work the most expensive piece of art ever sold at auction.

Courtesyl The Huffington post

Expected to hit $80 million at auction:

Courtesy Live Auctioneers:

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2 replies

  1. Can’t wait to put in my bid!

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  2. Aaaarrrgggghhh!

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