Specialist I Antiquities and Tribal Art
Alexander Tweedy is Freeman's Antiquities Specialist and has extensive knowledge of African and Oceanic art and natural history. Tweedy oversaw the The Jeff Hunter Collection of Antiquities auction on behalf of Freeman’s in 2019, which achieved a 100% sell-through rate. As Head of Antiquities at Lyon & Turnbull in the United Kingdom, Tweedy is well-placed to offer advice on international trends within the market.
He graduated from the University of Nottingham with first-class honors in archaeology. Prior to entering the auction world, he worked with internationally renowned dealers ArtAncient and Clive Loveless. As a leading expert in ancient Celtic art, he is a member of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and the Antiquities Dealers' Association.