Setback for Picasso's daughter in dust dispute

A French court has turned down a plea by Maya Widmaier-Picasso, the 80-year-old daughter of Pablo Picasso, to void a seizure order for the 1931 Picasso bust of her mother, Marie-Thérèse Walter, the New York Times reports. The sculpture is the subject of a legal battle over ownership between mega-dealer Larry Gagosian and Pelham Europe, representing the Qatari royal family.