Oil/wood, 60 x 63 cm, lo. le. sign. and dat. W. Dietzel 1943, on the reverse sign. and dat. again. - German artist. After serving the army D. studied at the Munich and Düsseldorf academies, among others under J. Thorn-Prikker. 1928-36 he taught at the Humboldt university in Berlin. Lit.: AKL.