Skip to main content

Richard Britell Art

Richard Britell, a career painter who studied at Pratt Institute with Philip Pearlstein and Walter Erlebacher from 1962–64. His first show in New York City at Staempfli Gallery was sold out and reviewed in the New York Times. Britell’s new works revolve around large, dreamy cityscapes tending toward abstraction. Britell currently lives in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and was born in Utica, New York, in 1944. From 1964–66, he studied at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NewYork, from 1970–72 he completed his BFA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

to
15
1
7
7
1
2
1
1
3
8
Overall Height
to
Overall Width
to
6
5
3
1
1
14
1
15
10,401
3,984
2,524
2,425
14
10
10
8
5
Artist: Richard Britell
Six Windows, Myrtle Ave (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of Classic NYC Red Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a classic red brick building exterior in New York City Oil on linen mounted on panel in a handmade walnut frame 10 x 27 x 2 inches framed Wire backing ...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Two Sisters (Vertical Monochromatic Blue Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
"Two Sisters" by Richard Britell 86 x 45 inches vertical, monochromatic blue contemporary landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical blue monochromatic landscape oil pain...
Category

2010s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Road to Olana (Horizontal Monochromatic Purple Landscape Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
25 x 55 inches horizontal, monochromatic lavender purple landscape acrylic painting on canvas This contemporary, horizontal landscape acrylic painting on canvas imparts feelings of ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Saw Mill (Impressionist Monochromatic Blue Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Horizontal, monochromatic impressionist style navy blue abstract landscape oil painting on canvas "Saw Mill" painted by Richard Britell in 2020 oil on canvas 20 x 48 x 2 inches inche...
Category

2010s Modern Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

'Two Men Accused of a Capital Crime', Sacco and Vanzetti, Dartmouth, Ben Shahn
By Richard Britell
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Created by Richard Britell (American, born 1944) circa 1990. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Richard Britell Archive of Works, signed by the artist and noting t...
Category

1990s Minimalist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Wood

Fallow Field (Impressionist Abstracted Red Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Horizontal, monochromatic impressionist style blood orange and red abstract landscape oil painting on canvas "Fallow Field" painted by Richard Britell in 2020 oil on canvas 20 x 48 x...
Category

2010s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Acrylic, Canvas

Red Square (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of NYC Red Brick Building, Framed)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of classic red brick building exterior in New York City Oil on linen mounted on panel in a handmade walnut frame 11.25 x 10 x 2 inches framed Wire backing...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Linen, Oil, Wood Panel

The Memory of So Beautiful A Day (Red Abstracted Landscape Oil Painting)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
70 x 40 x 1.5 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and orange monochromatic landscape oil painting imparts feelings of r...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

14th Street (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of Classic NYC Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a classic brick building exterior in New York City 28 x 50 inches, oil on canvas painting Wire backing for easy hanging Unframed with white painted sid...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Linen, Oil, Wood Panel

Madison Street (Photo-Realist Still Life Painting of NYC Red Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a red brick building on Madison Street in Manhattan's Lower East Side. oil on wood in artist made dark wood frame 10 x 8 inches This contemporary, rea...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Umbra Mai Fu (Vertical, Monochromatic Red Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
86 x 42 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and orange monochromatic landscape oil painting imparts feelings of romance...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Manhattan Bridge (Modern, Vertical Cityscape Painting of NYC Bridge & Blue Sky)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary cityscape oil painting of Manhattan Bridge against a periwinkle blue sky. oil on canvas with painted sides 33 x 24 inches This contemporary oil painting of New York ...
Category

2010s Modern Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

September 10, 11 East 71: Architectural Oil Painting Realistic Building Exterior
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
30 x 40 inches horizontal photo realist oil painting on canvas of neo-classical architecture Mr. Britell's subject matter is drawn from the world of pre-modernist architecture. Wha...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Red Boatman (Vertical Monochromatic Red Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
86 x 48 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and orange monochromatic landscape oil painting imparts feelings of romance...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil

The Boxer (Blue Toned Portrait Painting of Young Man on Copper and Wood)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
figurative portrait painting, acrylic on copper, mounted on panel 24 x 24 inches This contemporary, monochromatic blue portrait painting on a young man was painted by Hudson Valley ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Richard Britell Art

Materials

Copper

Related Items
Madison Street (Photo-Realist Still Life Painting of NYC Red Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a red brick building on Madison Street in Manhattan's Lower East Side. oil on wood in artist made dark wood frame 10 x 8 inches This contemporary, rea...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

14th Street (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of Classic NYC Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a classic brick building exterior in New York City 28 x 50 inches, oil on canvas painting Wire backing for easy hanging Unframed with white painted sid...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Linen, Oil, Wood Panel

Red Square (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of NYC Red Brick Building, Framed)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of classic red brick building exterior in New York City Oil on linen mounted on panel in a handmade walnut frame 11.25 x 10 x 2 inches framed Wire backing...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Linen, Oil, Wood Panel

September 10, 11 East 71: Architectural Oil Painting Realistic Building Exterior
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
30 x 40 inches horizontal photo realist oil painting on canvas of neo-classical architecture Mr. Britell's subject matter is drawn from the world of pre-modernist architecture. Wha...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Manhattan Bridge (Modern, Vertical Cityscape Painting of NYC Bridge & Blue Sky)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Contemporary cityscape oil painting of Manhattan Bridge against a periwinkle blue sky. oil on canvas with painted sides 33 x 24 inches This contemporary oil painting of New York ...
Category

2010s Modern Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

The Boxer (Blue Toned Portrait Painting of Young Man on Copper and Wood)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
figurative portrait painting, acrylic on copper, mounted on panel 24 x 24 inches This contemporary, monochromatic blue portrait painting on a young man was painted by Hudson Valley ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Richard Britell Art

Materials

Copper

Two Sisters (Vertical Monochromatic Blue Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
"Two Sisters" by Richard Britell 86 x 45 inches vertical, monochromatic blue contemporary landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical blue monochromatic landscape oil pain...
Category

2010s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Umbra Mai Fu (Vertical, Monochromatic Red Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
86 x 42 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and orange monochromatic landscape oil painting imparts feelings of romance...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Red Boatman (Vertical Monochromatic Red Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
86 x 48 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and orange monochromatic landscape oil painting imparts feelings of romance...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil

The Memory of So Beautiful A Day (Red Abstracted Landscape Oil Painting)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
70 x 40 x 1.5 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and orange monochromatic landscape oil painting imparts feelings of r...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Leaping Peony (Still Life Painting with Pink Flower and Country Landscape)
By Ann Getsinger
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist still life painting of a pink peony against a country landscape with blue mountains and a blue, moon-lit sky just after sunset "Leaping Peony" by Ann Getsinger, 2019 O...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Linen, Oil

Boatyard Lift (Photo-realist Oil Painting of a Red & Yellow Crane on Blue)
Located in Hudson, NY
Large, photo-realist painting on canvas featuring a crimson red and yellow industrial boatyard lift against a bright sky blue background 47 x 31 x 2 inches oil on canvas, thin wood ...
Category

Early 2000s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Previously Available Items
14th St. & 7th Ave (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of Classic NYC Red Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a classic sienna red colored stone building exterior in New York City Oil on linen mounted on panel in a handmade walnut frame 10 x 9 x 2 inches framed...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Linen, Oil, Wood Panel

Versailles (Abstract Monochromatic Cerulean Blue Landscape Painting on Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Vertical, monochromatic cerulean blue abstract landscape oil painting on canvas "Versailles" painted by Richard Britell in 2020 oil on canvas 48 x 32 inches unframed, sides are clean...
Category

2010s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Midnight Special (Impressionist Periwinkle Blue Landscape Oil Painting, Canvas)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Vertical, monochromatic impressionist style abstract landscape in periwinkle blue "Midnight Special" painted by Richard Britell in 2019 oil on canvas 48 x 33.5 x 2 inches inches unfr...
Category

2010s Abstract Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

Blue Harlemville: Lilac & Periwinkle Abstracted Landscape Oil Painting on Canvas
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Horizontal, monochromatic impressionist style periwinkle and lilac purple abstracted landscape "Blue Harlemville" painted by Richard Britell in 2020 oil on canvas 20 x 48 x 2 inches...
Category

2010s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Rivington (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of Classic NYC Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of a classic light brick colored building exterior in New York City Oil on linen mounted on panel in a handmade walnut frame 10.75 x 14 x 2 inches framed ...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel, Linen

Through the Trees: Large Monochromatic Turquoise Abstract Landscape Oil Painting
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
monochromatic abstract blue landscape oil painting on canvas vertical oil painting, 86 x 48 x 1.5 inches This large vertical turquoise and blue monochromatic landscape oil painting...
Category

2010s Modern Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil

Wilhelm Meisters' Landscape (Vertical Landscape Oil Painting in Red and Blue)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
55 x 40 inches vertical, monochromatic red landscape oil painting on canvas This large vertical rusty red and blue landscape oil painting imparts feelings of romance and nostalgia w...
Category

Early 2000s Contemporary Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Trying to Remember the Byzantine: Realistic Oil Painting of Neo-Classical Column
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Realistic architectural still life painting, oil on canvas vertical oil painting, 70 x 20 x 1.5 inches Mr. Britell's subject matter is drawn from the world of pre-modernist architec...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Canvas, Oil

West Side Walk Up (Photo-Realist Still Life Painting of NYC Red Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of New York City red brick building on West 82nd and Amsterdam Avenue. oil on wood in artist made dark wood frame 11 x 8 inches This contemporary, realist...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Upper West (Small, Photo-Realist Oil Painting of NYC Red Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist oil painting of New York City red brick building on West 82nd and Amsterdam Avenue. oil on wood in artist made dark wood frame 10 x 8 inches This contemporary, realist...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

71 Clinton (Photo-Realist Oil Painting of NYC Light Beige Brick Building)
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
oil on wood in artist made frame 12 x 18 inches $1,800 This contemporary, realistic oil painting of a New York City building was painted by Richard Britell in 2017. Employing his m...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Six Windows 98 St Marks Place: Photo Realist Oil Painting of NYC Brick Building
By Richard Britell
Located in Hudson, NY
Photo-realist cityscape oil painting of iconic neoclassical red brick building in Manhattan's East Village. oil on wood in artist made frame 16 x 48 inches This contemporary, real...
Category

2010s Photorealist Richard Britell Art

Materials

Oil, Wood Panel

Richard Britell art for sale on 1stDibs

Find wide variety of authentic Richard Britell art available for sale on 1stDibs. If you are looking for art to add a pop of color to a neutral corner of your living room or bedroom, you can find work that includes elements of blue, red, pink and other colors. You can also browse by medium to find art by Richard Britell in paint, fabric, oil paint and more. Much of this artist's original work was created during the 21st Century and Contemporary, and is mostly associated with the photorealist style. Not every interior allows for large Richard Britell art, so small editions measuring 8 inches across are available. Customers who are interested in this artist might also find the work of Jérome Romain, Eileen Murphy and Rob Brooks. On 1stDibs, the price for these items starts at US$875 and tops out at US$8,800, while the average work can sell for US$4,800.

Artists Similar to Richard Britell

Recently Viewed

View More