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)

Academic Focus: 

Nineteenth-century arts

History of the history of art


Ph.D., Yale Univeristy

In the News

BLAIS staff receives a $25,000 grant for piloting programs at the Milstein Teaching and Learning Center!

During the 2015-2016 academic year, awards were presented to Barnard's exceptional faculty to honor their commitment to teaching. 

Exhibit features work from Anna Hyatt Huntington, a trailblazing sculptor

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