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 designation of metal in the Periodic system D. I. Mendeleev, fineness, trademark St. Petersburg mint
and weight of precious metal in purity.
On the flip side of the coin in colour, fragment of a picture of Ilya Repin "portrait of the artist I. N. Kramskoy" and left contour image of the artist at his easel are to the left of the circumference "И.Н. КРАМСКОЙ" to the right of the date in two lines – "1837" and "1887".
On the obverse and reverse sides of the coins along the circumference there is a raised rim.
Source: Bank Of Russia