Anne Higonnet

Professor of Art History

Anne Higonnet teaches courses on the nineteenth century, on museums, and on the history of the history of art.

Selected Publications

Pictures of Innocence: The History and Crisis of Ideal Childhood (London: Thames & Hudson, 1998)

Berthe Morisot (HarperCollins, 1990)

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Nineteenth-century arts

History of the history of art

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Ph.D., Yale Univeristy

In the News

Exhibit features work from Anna Hyatt Huntington, a trailblazing sculptor

Art history professor sheds new light on the renowned painting “Young Woman Drawing.”

In "A Museum of One's Own: Private Collecting, Public Gift," Higonnet's subjects range from Isabella Stewart Gardner to the de Menils and Ronald Lauder.