Lyle Wheeler
Date of Birth
Feb 02, 1905
Birth Place:
Woburn, MA

Biography

American art director Lyle Wheeler was educated at the University of Southern California, then flourished as a magazine artist and industrial designer. Launching a film career in the '30s with producer David O. Selznick, Wheeler made himself invaluable by conjuring up set designs and decorations which gave the economical Selznick product an expensive-looking veneer. Excellent examples of the...