This page is devoted to the writers, artists, and sculptors with whom the Thorn family interacted, gave patronage to, commissioned, or had some affect upon them.
- Paul Raymond Gayrard (sculptor)
- GPA Healy (portrait painter)
- Theodore Fay (writer)
- William G. Maurer (poet)
- Franz Liszt (musician and composer)
- Eugene Sue (writer)
- Horatio Greenough (sculptor)
- Alfred deDreux (painter)
- Ernst Meyer (painter)
George Healy was a famous and prolific portrait painter of the early nineteenth century. He is most well known for his renditions of politicians and beautiful women.
Paul Gayrard was a a French sculptor born in 1807. He created this beautiful bronze of Jane Thorn de Pierres.
Fay penned this novel with a foreword dedicated to Herman Thorn
deDreux gifted this to Jane and Etienne de Pierres
Colonel Thorn bought three of this artist’s paintings.