lighting and electrical

Lanterns & Exterior Period Lighting

Click here for a list of suppliers of period exterior lighting

Click here for a list of suppliers of garden and landscape lighting

With the rising demand for historically inspired homes comes a similar demand for lighting fixtures that will enhance the period look of a house, both inside and outside. The online lists above note sources for outside the house, including fixtures that range from inexpensive Early American lanterns that make great porch lights, to companies that specialize in working with designers to produce custom lighting fixtures for the ultimate dramatic entrance, to choices that help accentuate the loveliest of traditional landscapes.

The list also features styles from Colonial through Victorian and early 20th-century classical European. There are also a few sources that carry original antique lighting fixtures, but for a more complete survey of the architectural antiques market, just click here.