I have a postcard of this image that reads: "Jimmy Armstrong The Clown, Clyde Beatty Circus, This photograph is by Bruce Davidson. However, on the Metropolitan Museum of Art website Davidson's photograph is labeled, "Clown and Circus Tent.
It's Dalí. It's Skulls. It's too much awesome in one photo! "Women forming a skull entitled In Voluptas Mors, photograph by Philippe Halsman (in collaboration with Salvador Dalí), - Wikipedia .What fun!