On the obverse of the coins in the circle framed by Nosovym rim, is the relief picture of the emblem of the Bank of Russia - double-headed eagle with the lowered wings, under it an inscription a semicircle "БАНК РОССИИ" as well as on the circumference there are inscriptions, separated by dots: the denomination of the coin - "ДВА РУБЛЯ"and the year of issue "2012", between them bear the label of metal on the Periodic system of elements di Mendeleev, fineness, trademark St. Petersburg mint
and weight of precious metal in purity.
On the flip side of the coin relief images of I. A. Goncharov, to the left of the rotunda in the Park and on the right subject composition of his works, at the bottom there on the left, and the facsimile signature of the writer, to the right, separated by a slash the date in two lines – "1812" and "1891".
On the obverse and reverse sides of the coins along the circumference there is a raised rim.
Information source: the Bank of Russia