Woodwards is a family run auction house with an excellent heritage and strong passion for antiques, fine art and collectables.
Fourth generation Joe Woodward is the chairman, founder member of the Irish Auctioneers and Valuers Institute which is now the Irish Society of Chartered Surveyors.
His other love is of Silver, especially Cork Republican Silver. He introduced the concept of specialist auctions in Ireland when he held two auctons annually dedicated to Irish and English Silver. Together with a selection of Art, these auctions are keenly contested both locally and worldwide both in the room and by live internet bidding.
Fifth Generation Tom Woodward is the Managing Director and as he says himself, 'chief bottle washer'.
Having studied at the Irish Auctioneers and Valuers Institute and a member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors of Ireland he has 40 years of experience behind him working in all aspects of the property market.