Printable Bizarre magazine cover art by John Willie – 1940s fetish poster - vintage print poster

“Bizarre” BDSM fetish magazine cover art by John Willie, 1940s.
John Alexander Scott Couts is mostly known as John Willie – erotic illustrator, photographer, and publisher of underground BDSM magazine “Bizarre”. John was born in Singapore and grew up in England. In the mid-1930s, he began working for a Sydney-based fetish club as an illustrator and photographer. Around 1945-1947 Couts moved to New York City, in order to publish his bondage and fetish magazine “Bizarre”. At this time he adopted the name ‘John Willie’. After publishing 20 issues of “Bizarre” he moved to Hollywood. He stops his business in the 1960s. He destroyed his archives and returned to England, where he died.


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