Elden Ring

Homing Instinct Painting

The "Homing Instinct" Painting is an info item in ER. It is a reminiscence of a painting titled "Homing Instinct" by a wandering artist. The painter is said to have captured the landscapes seen during the last moments of those welcomed into death's embrace. To uncover a reward, players need to find the location in the game that matches the painting's scene, which is southwest of Agheel Lake. The closest Site of Grace is the Seaside Ruins. After finding the apparition of the painter near some clustered tombstones northwest of the Seaside Ruins, the apparition will disappear and reward the player with the Incantation Scarab.

What is the "Homing Instinct" Painting?

The "Homing Instinct" Painting is an info item in ER.

What is the story behind the painting?

The painting is a reminiscence of a painting titled "Homing Instinct". The painter is said to have captured the landscapes seen during the last moments of those welcomed into death's embrace.

How can I uncover a reward with the "Homing Instinct" Painting?

To uncover a reward, you need to find the location in the game that matches the painting's scene.

Where is the location depicted in the painting?

The location depicted in the painting is southwest of Agheel Lake.

What is the closest Site of Grace to the location?

The closest Site of Grace is the Seaside Ruins.

Where can I find the painter's apparition?

Head northwest from the Seaside Ruins to find the painter's apparition near some clustered tombstones, between the edge of the lake and the archways.

What will happen when I get close to the apparition?

After getting close, the apparition will disappear before rewarding the Incantation Scarab.