Jan 3, 2019

Cleveland West Side, Hillside Houses

Cleveland West Side, Hillside Houses

c. 1914-17

August Biehle, Jr.

(American, active Cleveland, 1885-1979)

Oil on board

71.1 x 100.3 cm (28 x 39 1/2 in.)

John and Susan Horseman Collection 2018.306



Biehle was born and trained in Cleveland and studied further in Munich. While supporting himself as a commercial lithographer, he participated in a number of local exhibitions devoted to cutting-edge art at a time when there was little support. Cleveland West Side, Hillside Houses is his most significant early modern oil painting.

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