22: Marathon Motor Oil. ca. 1926
Artist: ANONYMOUS Size: 28 7/8 x 44 5/8 in./73.3 x 113.4 cm Put out by the Transcontinental Oil Company, Marathon Motor Oil used the image of an Olympic runner in full sprint as its mascot for decades, usually pictured beside various taglines. Today, it is simply known as Marathon Petroleum, and no longer utilizes this once-famous emblem for the brand.