Basic painting (New Leaf)

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Type of furniture Basic painting   
Basic painting
Buy price Sell price
 3,920 Bells  980 Bells[nb 2]
1.0 x 1.0  1 × 1
Obtain via
Customize No customization options.
Rarity group None
HHA theme challenges Antique / Quirky
HHA points 651
HHA penalty if facing wall Yes[nb 1]
Style Historical
In other games
Animal Crossing (basic painting)
Wild World (basic painting)
New Horizons (basic painting)
Names in other languages
 toile classique
 retrato heroico
 quadro semplice
 용감한 명화
 toile classique
 retrato heroico
"This portrait of a boy in blue by Gainsborough has been a longtime favorite of the British public."
— Art description

The basic painting is a wall-mounted furniture item in Animal Crossing: New Leaf. In addition to walls, it can be placed on the floor, being displayed on an easel. As a painting, it can be donated to the museum. It also has a forgery version that cannot be donated or sold.

The basic painting can be obtained from Redd's Gallery for  3,920 Bells.

No villagers have this item in their home, nor do any characters have this item in their RV.

In other games


  1. If this item is facing a wall in the player's house, the HHA will deduct 100 points from the total score. If the player is doing a theme challenge, that penalty will increase to 10,000 points.
  2. Re-Tail sell price