Image: Untitled [Imaginary View of Cleveland]
(Cleveland, 1885 - 1979, Cleveland)

Untitled [Imaginary View of Cleveland] , c. 1928-1935

Oil on fiberboard
22 in. x 28 in. (55.88 cm x 71.12 cm)
Purchased with funds from Delbert L. Gibson in memory of his aunt, Mina Gibson Burt
1999.41
This image of a rainy day in the Flats, one of Cleveland’s industrial districts, is part documentation and part imagination.  The waterworks buildings along the Cuyahoga River, a spherical gas storage tank, an iron ore bridge crane and the Terminal Tower in the distance were all part of the landscape but were probably not visible from a single viewpoint.  The stylized, curvy lines of the water and areas of intense color reflect Biehle’s passion for modern German art as well as his early training with his father, a decorative mural painter in Cleveland.  
  
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