A Sacha Baron Cohen "Borat" suit
Lot 1298
A Sacha Baron Cohen "Borat" suit
Sold for US$ 5,250 inc. premium

Lot Details
A Sacha Baron Cohen "Borat" suit
A Sacha Baron Cohen "Borat" suit
Gray-blue polyester blend single-breasted two button suit jacket, bearing the label of "Scott Daniel," with remnants of makeup on the right lapel; and matching trousers, bearing the label "St. Michael from Marks & Spencer." Sacha Baron Cohen only wore two suits as the character of Kazakh journalist Borat Sagdiyev, and the other is currently on display in the "Hollywood Costume" exhibition organized by the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. Accompanied by French and American posters for the film.
Provenance: Collection of costume designer and character co-creator Jason Alper. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Alper describing how this is one of two suits he purchased for Cohen to wear as Borat on Da Ali G Show (2000-2004), Ali G Indahouse (2002) and Borat (2006) as well as in numerous promotional appearances.

Sacha Baron Cohen won the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy for his performance in Borat, and the film was also nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Picture: Musical or Comedy and an Oscar® for Best Adapted Screenplay.
Size 40
Activities
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armour, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $250,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $250,001 to $4,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12.5% on the excess over $4,000,001 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Caren Roberts-Frenzel
    Auction administration - Entertainment Memorabilia
    Bonhams
    Work
    7601 W. Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, United States 90046
    Work +1 323 436 5409
Similar Items