A Jack Nicholson suit from Batman
Warner Bros., 1989. Purple pinstripe wool suit, comprising a double-breasted jacket, vest, and pants, accompanied by a supplied shirt, tie, gloves, and Joy Buzzer, and displayed on a custom made form of Jack Nicholson as the joker (costume is removable). Jacket, vest and pants each bear a hanging tag inscribed in black ink, "Batman / Jack Nicholson / as / 'Jack Napier' / Costume Record / #018804 / 1 3pc suit."
Provenance: Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from Warner Bros. stating that this three-piece suit, shirt, tie, hat, and gloves are an "official (hero) costume made for Jack Nicholson as 'Joker' in the production Batman." However, please note that only the three-piece suit mentioned in this certificate is included in the lot. The other items are supplied.
Batman, directed by Tim Burton, was the first installment in Warner Brothers' series and featured costumes by Bob Ringwood.
On form: 43 x 73 x 14 in.