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He knows what is before them, and what is behind them, yet they comprehend nothing of His knowledge, save as He wills. His throne encompasses the heavens and the earth, and He does not weary of preserving them. He is the sublime, the magnificent!” [Gallery label text, 2009]", "Dedication" : "The Marie Adelaide Devine Fund", "Copyright_Type" : "Artist Unknown", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Stonework", "Creation_Place2" : "Indian", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/2009.8_A1.JPG", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/2009.8_A1.JPG", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/2009.8_A1.JPG", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/2009.8_A1.JPG", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "29320", "Image_Type" : "digital image", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }