Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Jake Berthot: 1939 - 2014

 Red Point (Form for Brancusi), 1991, oil on linen, 21 1/4 x 16 in.
Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York

Follow the link to read Elisa Jensen's tribute to Berthot on artcritical.
Find Jennifer Samet's interview with Berthot here: Beer with a Painter:Jake Berthot.

Jake Berthot by Arthur Mones, 1990, Gelatin silver photograph, 10 7/16 x 13 1/2 in.
Brooklyn Museum, © Estate of Arthur Mones

Skull, 2012, oil on linen, 27 1/8 x 21 1/8
Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York


Anonymous said...

Sorry to see this. The VMFA in Richmond has a great one called There. A real painter's painter.

Unknown said...

Met Jake Berthot once. A generous man and a great painter.