Geoffrey Robertson and Amal Clooney helped Greece fight for the return of the Elgin marbles.
In a huge shed are deposited the noble Elgin marbles, as they are here called.
Do you suppose he studied dogs and eagles out of the Elgin marbles?
When those strange draperies that they affect get wet, they look like the Elgin marbles.
The Elgin marbles are allowed by common consent to be the perfection of art.
He opposed the acquisition of the Elgin marbles, holding them to be of little importance.
I would place this statue immediately after the Elgin marbles; it is, with all its excellence, a degree lower in style.
How he began drawing from the Elgin marbles in the British Museum at the age of sixteen has been told often enough.
Judging from the Elgin marbles, this useful invention seems to have been wholly unknown to the Greeks.
Goethe gave him a commission to execute copies of some of the figures in the Elgin marbles.
1809, sculptures and marbles (especially from the frieze of the Parthenon) brought from Greece to England and sold to the British government by Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin (1766-1841).