Calm Painting

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Calm Painting
Calm Painting NH Texture.png
The Calm Painting in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Real-world counterpart
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte
Year Unknown
Artist Georges Seurat
Main appearances
Name in other languages
 おだやかなめいが
 和煦的名画
 Toile apaisante
 Paisaje francés
 Quadro riposante
 Спокойная картина
 평온한 명화
 和煦的名畫
 Toile apaisante
 Paisaje francés
 Ruhegemälde
 Vredige schilderij

The Calm Painting (known as the Amazing Painting in Animal Crossing) is a painting in the Animal Crossing series introduced in Animal Crossing. It is based on Georges Seurat's A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte.

Art details[edit]

In Animal Crossing[edit]

Main article: Item:Amazing Painting (Animal Crossing)

Calm Painting

Buy Price  1,960 Bells
Sell Price  490 Bells
Obtain from  Crazy Redd's
Furniture Size 1.0 x 1.0


In Wild World[edit]

Calm Painting

Buy Price  3,920 Bells
Sell Price  490 Bells[nb 1]
Obtain from  Redd
Authenticity Can be a forgery
Furniture Size 1.0 x 1.0
  1. Sells for 10 Bells if it is a forgery.


In City Folk[edit]

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Buy Price  3,920 Bells
Sell Price  490 Bells[nb 1]
Obtain from  Crazy Redd's
Authenticity This painting can be a forgery.
Furniture Size 1.0 x 1.0
  1. Sells for 10 Bells if it is a forgery.


In New Leaf[edit]

Calm Painting
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte
Artist: Georges Seurat
Made around 1885
Oil on canvas


Description This is an example of pointillism. The scene of the crowd is actually made entirely out of small dots.
Buy Price  3,920 Bells
Sell Price  490 Bells
Obtain from  Redd's Gallery
Authenticity This painting is always genuine.
Furniture Size 1.0 x 1.0


In New Horizons[edit]

Calm Painting
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte
Georges Seurat, circa 1885
Oil on canvas


Description Seurat, known as the founder of neo-impressionism, invented the use of brightly colored dots. His method, which does not involve mixing pigments, took time. This piece, for instance, took two years. It shows a crowd enjoying a day off at the river Seine in France.
Buy Price  4980 Bells
Sell Price  1245 Bells
Obtain from  Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler
Authenticity This painting is always genuine.
Furniture Size 2.0 x 1.5

Gallery[edit]

Real-world information[edit]

A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte

A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte is an oil on canvas painting by French artist Georges Seurat from circa 1885. It was painted using pointillism, a method by which the artist uses dots to create a blur of colors, and is one of the most well-known examples of its kind.

With age, the yellow colors used by Seurat have faded into browns due to the compound he used, zinc chromate. Due to the fact that this color degrades over time (and is also toxic, carcinogenic, and can result in death with prolonged exposure), it is rarely used in art.