The academic painting is painting available in the Animal Crossing series and was introduced in New Horizons. The painting can be donated to the museum and be added to the art gallery. As this painting can be bought from Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler, players should keep in mind that they may be purchasing a forgery. The Academic Painting is a copy of the Vitruvian Man, made by Leonardo da Vinci in about 1490. It is accompanied by notes based on the work of the Roman architect Vitruvius.
|Item Name||Buy Price||Sell Price||Available From|
|Academic Painting (New Leaf) & (City Folk)||3,920||490|| Crazy Redd|
|Amazing painting (New Horizons)||4,980||1,245||Jolly Redd's Treasure Trawler|
Donation to the museum
Vitruvian ManLeonardo da Vinci, circa 1487Pen and ink on paper
This drawing is based on the "ideal" human-body ratio, as stated in "De architectura." "De architecture" was a treatise by Vitruvius, and architect from the early 1st century BCE.
- Note: Prior to New Leaf, paintings did not have visual differences between forged and genuine versions. Therefore, paintings given to Blathers were fake or authentic at random.
In New Horizons
|The forged item has a coffee stain on the upper right hand corner|
- Main article: Vitruvian Man on Wikipedia