The source commented on the data about the purchase of the Abramovich paintings Munch

The information that the Russian businessman Roman Abramovich bought a painting by Edvard Munch "the Scream" for $ 120 million, is not true. About it RIA Novosti said a source close to the businessman.

"This story is untrue", - said the interlocutor of the Agency, responding to a question.

Previously, a number of the Russian mass media with reference to Telegram-channel Sotheby's Life reported that Abramovich bought one of the versions of famous paintings for $ 120 million.

The painting "the Scream" was sold at Sotheby's auction in new York for $ 120 million. The auction house did not disclose information about the buyer.