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Last NameLewin    
Given NameJohn William    
alt. NamesJ. W. L. ; John Lewin ;    
MarriageAnna Maria    
ChildrenWilliam Arden Lewin (1805-)    
Year born1770 in London    
Year died1819    
Place of deathSydney, New South Wales    
Father's occupationnaturalist artist William Lewin (1747-1795)    
Relativesartist brother William Thomas Lewin (1771-1836 after)    
Country of ActivityAustralia    
Worked forGeorges Léopold Chrétien Fréderick Dagobert, Baron de Cuvier (1769-1832) ; entomol. Alexander Macleay; J.W.Lewin: Prodromus Entomology 1805 & Birds of New Holland 1808; John Oxley; W.Lewin: Birds of Great Britain1789-94; JW Lewin: Birds New South Wales 1813-22; G Montagu: Testacea Britannica    
Patronageentomologist Dru Drury (1725-1804); Lady Arden; Thomas Marsham; Alexander McLeay; Governor Macquarie     
Collaboratorsbrother WT Lewin & father; J Agnew    
Techniqueswatercolor painting, coloring, engraving, etching    
Archival sourcesState Library of New South Wales; Mitchell Library Sydney; British Museum Nat.Hist.    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ## 1015 & 2487 ; AKL; wiki; P Mander-Jones: JL, Austral Dict. Biogr, 1967:111-12; Percival Serle; JW Dict. Austral.Biog. 1949, Sawyer 1971:152; R Neville 1989, 2012; Dict. Austral. Artists; Jackson 1989; Butler Printed Images Australia 2007    
otherDarenth in Kent & Hoxton London; Paramatta, NSW. part of the official inspection party beyond the Blue Mountains 1815. Coroner    

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