This image is a digital reproduction of a painting by John Lewin of a Platypus
in 1808. Details at the library include those on the canvas."[Platypus], 1810 / by J.W. Lewin .(Lewin, J. W. (John William), 1770-1819). 1808. 1 watercolour & gouache drawing - 43.8 x 54.3 cm. Inscriptions : Signed & dated at lower right "I. W. Lewin New South Wales / 1810" Notes: Donor acknowledgment cited on frame. Source : Bequeathed by Miss Helen Banning. Notes : Reproduced, by the Library, as a large colour print (Ref. U 46, copy filed at PXD 141), and postcard (Ref. PC 32, copy filed at PXB 188).