• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 205

    Lucien Adrion (1889-1953)

    Marathon Olympique

    Price Realised  


    Lucien Adrion (1889-1953)
    Marathon Olympique
    signed 'Adrion' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    25 ½ x 31 7/8 in. (64.8 x 81 cm.)
    Painted circa 1924

    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
    These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. This VAT is not shown separately on the invoice. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.


    Private Collection, New Jersey, and thence by descent.
    Anonymous sale, Freeman's, Philadelphia, 28 January 2014, lot 151.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.