Herbert Davidson was born in 1930 in Greenbay, Wisconsin. Soon after his family moved to Ilionios and he grew up there and recived his art education at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Davidson is well-known for his realistic work. His first show was very successful and launched his art career. Over the past fifty years Davidson has been creating and contiues to work. This painting is titled "Circus Parade" and is one of the finest examples of his work. It was painted in oil and measures 16 x 22.