It's enough to make you want to scream

By Ian Warden
Updated April 18 2018 - 10:39pm, first published May 12 2012 - 3:00am

Edvard Munch's The Scream (featuring the second most famous face in all of art) has just been auctioned at Sotheby's in New York for $120 million. There was an ''anonymous purchaser''. One waits with crossed fingers to see if it was Clive Palmer, the sensitive aesthete, buying it for our National Gallery.

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