Category: clown

Clown at a Barbary Coast strip club in San Francisco, 1950s….

Clown at a Barbary Coast strip club in San Francisco, 1950s. Photographed by Fred Lyon.

A clown at a lunch counter in a diner, Reno, Nevada, 1963….

A clown at a lunch counter in a diner, Reno, Nevada, 1963. Photographed by Thomas Hoepker.

People’s Artist of the USSR Mikhail Nikolayevich…

People’s Artist of the USSR Mikhail Nikolayevich Rumyantsev (Clown Karandash) going for a walk, 1977. Photographed by Yury Belinsky.

People’s Artist of the USSR Mikhail Nikolayevich…

People’s Artist of the USSR Mikhail Nikolayevich Rumyantsev (Clown Karandash) going for a walk, 1977. Photographed by Yury Belinsky.

The Pierrot troupe, 1920s.

The Pierrot troupe, 1920s.

Beware of the clown!

Beware of the clown!

Clown parade, 1940s.

Clown parade, 1940s.

40 haunting snapshots of creepy clowns you really don’t…

40 haunting snapshots of creepy clowns you really don’t want to see before bedtime.