Quote Originally Posted by cliveh View Post
If like Eggleston you can sell a digital pigment print for $578,500. What is to stop the artist printing off another 500,000 copies or whatever, which would surely devalue the first one sold?
The law of supply and demand always applies. One could sell one for $578,500, or sell 57,850 prints at Ikea, or various interior decorators for $10. To each his/her own. One could also do both. Whatever it takes to make a living.