Does Art Increase In Value If The Artist Dies?

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  1. okie

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    An artist asked the gallery owner if there had been any interest
    in his paintings on display at that time. "I have good news and
    bad news," the owner replied.

    "The good news is that a gentleman enquired about your work and
    wondered if it would appreciate in value after your death. When I
    told him it would, he bought all 15 of your paintings."

    "That's wonderful," the artist exclaimed. "What's the bad news?"

    "The guy was your doctor..."