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Last NameLewin    
Given NameWilliam    
alt. NamesW. L. ;     
MarriageSusanna in 1768 / 1769 (1xxx- after 1795)    
ChildrenJohn William Lewin (1770-1819) ; William Thomas Lewin (1771-1xxx) ; Thomas (1774-) ; James (1776-1xxx) ; Sophia (1786-1xxx) ; Ann (1783-1xxx)    
Year born1747 in Stepney    
Year died1795     
Place of deathLondon    
Father's occupationrate mariner William Lewin    
RelativesAnn (mother)    
Educationpupil of flower painter Edward Hodgson    
Country of ActivityAustralia    
Worked forGeorge Dixon (17xx-1800) ; Birds of Great Britain (London 1789-94) ; The insects of Great Britain (London 1795) ; Observations respecting some rare English insects (Trans. linn. Soc. London 3, 1797) ;    
PatronageLinnean Society ; Duchess Dowager of Portland ;    
CollaboratorsJ. W. (son) ; W. T. Lewin (son) ; etcher Peter Mazell ;    
Techniquesnatural, zoological, ornithological, and entomological watercolor painting, drawing, and copperplate engraving ; pattern drawing    
Sample(s)    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ## 1120 & 2488-89 ; AKL ; Jackson 1989: chapter 10 ;    
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