Here's a roundup of classic barn lighting fixtures for the outdoors.
Above: The Topless Wire Guard outdoor light is available in a choice of 21 finishes, including galvanized as shown; $158 at Barn Light Electric.
Above: Rodeo Warehouse Gooseneck Light with a 20-inch shade comes in a variety of colors including red with galvanized fittings; $220 at Barn Light Electric.
Above: Enamel and Ceramic Wall Lamp; €125 at Manufactum.
Above: Gooseneck Barn Lamp in silver, red, or black; $315 at Design Within Reach.
Above: The Barnard Sconce, made from solid brass, has an antique copper finish; $189 at Pottery Barn.
Above: Bolich Large Outside Light; €210 at Manufactum.
Above: Clay Outdoor Barn Light (also available in cream); £45 at Willow & Stone.
Above: The Danner Outdoor Light paired with a 16-inch deep dome shade in tomato finish; $470 at Rejuvenation.
Above: The Austin Wall Sconce comes in galvanized metal, as well as a handful of colored finishes; $129 for the 10-inch shade at Barn Light Electric, which sells US-made, commercial-grade lighting.
Above: The Captain Fixture with Bracket is available in zinc-plated, black-painted, or gray-enameled steel or copper, with a choice of clear or opal glass shade; pricing information available upon request from Circa Antiques.
For more barn lighting inspiration, see our favorite outdoor string lights.
N.B.: This post is an update, the original story ran on March 17, 2010.