As my friend Amy aptly pointed out, some reference images for the front hall might be helpful for you in considering your lighting preference vote...
Here's a post with images of the front hall minus the wood floors/runners.
Here's one of the floors/runners in the hall so you can piece together the two to get a sense of the look/colors/feel of it.
Is this helpful? Should I just take a new photo later?
Reminder (so you don't have to scroll around a bunch) - these are the two lighting options up for the vote: