in the center - the emblem of the Bank of Russia (double-headed eagle with the lowered wings, under it an inscription a semicircle "БАНК РОССИИ" framed by a circle of dots and inscriptions in a circle at the top: "ТРИ РУБЛЯ" bottom: left - the designation of precious metal and alloy samples in the center - date of issue "2012" on the right - the content of chemically pure metal and the trademark of the mint.
on the mirror field of the disc, separated by lines of rectangular plots in the centre at the top - the portrait of I. A. Bunin, underneath on the matte area is the inscription: "СЕЗОНЫ" under it - an open book with a flower, to the left of the portrait - dome Church of the Intercession on the Moat in Moscow, on the right - the Eiffel tower, under it - a section of the urban Boulevard with houses and trees in the lower part of the disc - labels, to the left five strings: "ФРАНЦУЗСКОГО ЯЗЫКА И ЛИТЕРАТУРЫ В РОССИЙСКОЙ ФЕДЕРАЦИИ" on the right in four lines: "РУССКОГО ЯЗЫКА И ЛИТЕРАТУРЫ ВО ФРАНЦУЗСКОЙ РЕСПУБЛИКЕ"
Artist: S. V. Sutyagin.
The Sculptor: A. A. Dolgopolova.
Source: Bank Of Russia