CULTURE & ARTS
08/28/2012 10:56 am ET Updated Oct 28, 2012

Edvard Munch Was My Grandfather, Says Surrey-born Nun

A British-born nun has said she is willing to undergo DNA tests to establish whether she is the grandchild of Edvard Munch.

Janet Weber believes her grandmother, Eva Mudocci, had a fling with Munch which resulted in her becoming pregnant with twins in 1908. Mudocci never told Munch and the artist, in official histories, is said to have died childless.

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