High-pitched interest for Munch's 'Scream'

Edvard Munch's expressionist masterpiece set to sell for more than $80m at New York auction.

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    The iconic expressionist painting "The Scream", which has become a modern symbol of human anxiety, is being offered for sale at auction in New York.
     
    One of a series of paintings created by the Norwegian artist Edvard Munch between 1893 and 1910, "The Scream" is expected to be sold at least for $80m.
     
    Al Jazeera's Gerald Tan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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