Who is John Lewin?

By Gwylym Owen

Image of John Lewin
Full image (click)

John William Lewin (1770 – 27 August 1819) was an English-born player active in Australia from 1800. The first professional player of the colony of New South Wales, he illustrated the prehistoric volumes of Australian natural history. Many of his illustrations were of native Australian birds upon native Australian plants.

What do you think of the works of John Lewin?

Use the form below to say your opinion about John Lewin. All opinions are welcome!

After Reading: Who is John Lewin?, You might also enjoy

What do you think?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.