American, 20th century, male.
Born 1939, in Niagara Falls; died 30 December 2014, in Accord (New York).
Jake Berthot studied at the Pratt Institute of Design and the New School for Social Research, New York, from 1960 to 1962. Close to the American Minimalist movement, his painting features 'coloured fields'. It is not systematic, but is concerned with working the paint itself, something he has in common with Rothko....