Author:John William Lewin

John William Lewin

English-born artist active in Australia from 1800; son of William Lewin.

Works Edit

  • Prodromus Entomology. Natural History of Lepidopterous Insects of New South Wales, collected, engraved and faithfully painted after nature. (1805)
  • Birds of New Holland with their Natural History (1808, London)
    • 1813 edition, Australia
  • Birds of New South Wales

Works about Lewin Edit

  • P. Mander Jones, "John William Lewin. A memoir and bibliography", Australian Biblionews vol. 6. 1953
  • Richard Neville, "John William Lewin. Australia's first professional artist", Art and Australia, Winter, 1989
  • Richard Neville, "Mr JW Lewin Painter & Naturalist", Newsouth Publishing, 2012
  • Moran, Jennifer (June 2009). "Lewin's Lepidoptera". The National Library Magazine 1 (2): 12–15. Retrieved 17 January 2011. 


Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1928, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.

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