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John Malcolm Couzins (1948-2009), Photographer and assistant to Ida Kar

Sitter in 11 portraits
Artist associated with 28 portraits
Couzins studied at Swindon College of Art & Design (1963-6) before working as a photographer's assistant for Gordon Young. In 1968 he moved to London, assisting photographer Ida Kar and lodging with her at Rex Place, Mayfair. From 1971 Couzins worked with photographers including Mark Gerson, Anthony Crickmay and Lester Bookbinder, before establishing his own studio in 1975 specialising in advertising, design and portraits; his music subjects included Kiss, Supertramp and Led Zeppelin.

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David Tindle

by John Malcolm Couzins, for Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960s
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David Tindle

by John Malcolm Couzins, for Ida Kar
vintage bromide print, 1960s
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Ida Kar; Victor Musgrave

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1968
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Ida Kar; Victor Musgrave

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1968
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Ida Kar

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, circa 1969
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Ida Kar

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, circa 1969
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Ida Kar

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, circa 1969
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Ken White; Janet White

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1970
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Antonia Pemberton

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1971
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Phyllida Barlow

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 31 July 1971
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Phyllida Barlow

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 31 July 1971
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Fabian Peake

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 31 July 1971
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Fabian Peake; Phyllida Barlow

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 31 July 1971
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Phyllida Barlow; Fabian Peake

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 31 July 1971
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Art Spectrum artists

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1971
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Peter Jackson with his family

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1971
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Peter Jackson

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1971
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Peter Jackson

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 1971
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Ida Kar

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 22 January 1972
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Ida Kar

by John Malcolm Couzins
modern bromide print, 22 January 1972
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