John Willie (born John Alexander Scott Coutts), artist, photographer, editor and publisher of the cult bondage magazine Bizarre. The first magazine for fetishists, it was first published in 1946. Originally only sold through mail order, it featured stunning illustrations by Coutts. He was known as the Rembrandt of Pulp and the Da Vinci of Fetish, but was born to British parents in Singapore, and grew-up up in the sexually repressed Edwardian era of England. Via Australia and Canada, good fortune landed him in the USA, where Willie found him home. and place for his artistic expression. Among themany artwork and illustrations that he did for the magazine, the most famous character was Sweet Gwendoline, a naive blonde damsel in distress.