Guggenheim Says Picasso Painting Is Ours, Lawsuit Bunk

Guggenheim Says Picasso Painting Is Ours, Lawsuit Bunk

UPPER EAST SIDE, NY — The Guggenheim Museum refutes the claims of a recent lawsuit demanding the return of a $200 million Picasso painting sold by a Jewish family fleeing Nazi Germany. The Guggenheim argues Pablo Picasso's "Woman Ironing" is museum property because it was not stolen by Nazi authorities and legally donated about 40 years ago by the son of a former owner, the successful German Jewish businessman Karl Adler. Subscribe "It is unclear on what basis claimants—more than …