Legends Management were proud to be involved in the commissioning of a new statue in Blackpool to mark the 75th Anniversary of Eric & Ernie’s debut performance as a double act in 1941. The 8ft bronzed statue, which was created by renowned sculpture Graham Ibbesson.
Graham Ibbeson has sculptured many other legendary comedians including Les Dawson which was unveiled in 2008 live on “The One Show” and stands proudly in the ornamental gardens on the North Promenade, Lytham St. Annes. Prior to this Graham sculptured a lifesize Eric Morecambe, which was unveiled by the Queen in 1999 and remains a popular tourist attraction on the picturesque Morecambe Bay.
In 2015 Graham Ibbeson exhibited many variations of the public sculptures he has created within an exhibition “Art of Comedy” in the stunning Lavery Room, South Kensington.