The George is an industrial-style single-pole pendant based on designs from about 1910. The scalloped opal glass shade is hand-molded in a multi-step process that revives century-old techniques. Including the shade, the 36″ long fixture sells for $193.
Built From the Past
A modern take on early American wire-arm chandeliers, the heart of the Moon chandelier is a hand-turned hardwood ball with 22-karat gold leaf; its five arms are painted antique red. It’s 18½” wide x 19″ tall. The fixture is $1,150.
From Hudson River Design, (518) 392-9218
Poppies in the Square
The Mission ceiling light has an unusual rectangular art-glass shade. It’s 33″ long and 5″ in diameter. Choose from 12 finishes, plus custom shades. In the verde patina and wax, it’s about $574, shade included.
Art of Alabaster
The Cheuret is inspired by a 1925 sconce designed by French sculptor Albert Cheuret. Cast from recycled brass and offered in 11 different finishes, the sconce features a shade of scalloped alabaster petals. It’s $2,200 in polished brass.
From Urban Archaeology
Based on a French original from the early 1800s, the Golden Orb chandelier is finished with 22-karat gold on the wood turning. The six-arm light with beeswax candle sleeves is 24″ wide x 13″ high. An electric version retails for $1,750.
Deco in Chrome
Designed to coordinate with matching bath fittings, the Solace double light in chrome bears more than a passing resemblance to 1930s Art Deco tube light fixtures. Quick-connect wiring provides ease of installation. The fixture sells for $228.10.
From From Showhouse Lighting, (800) 289-6636, moen.com
Crystal by Gaslight
The Chelsea is made with exquisite Victorian detailing of solid hand-polished brass and European crystal. It measures 20″ x 23″ and is available with either candles or gas shades. As shown, the North Carolina-made fixture is $995.
From King’s Chandelier
Upright Candle Light
This unusual four-light fixture in a special pewter finish offers realistic wax candle sleeves. It measures 17½” high x 14″ in diameter. All lights are built one at a time. As shown, the chandelier is $392.78.
Lighting for a Lifetime
These Arts & Crafts-style lamps combine Amish craftsmanship with long-life LED technology. Available in both table and floor models, the lights come with a choice of shades and can be customized with dimmers. A table lamp retails for about $695.
From Talisman Lighting, (704) 780-4434, talismanlighting.com