This beautiful collector doll is 19” tall and is an original from Franklin Heirloom Dolls. She is dressed in the authentic replica of the ruby-red evening gown from a Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. This Franklin Heirloom doll was released in 1992. The head has been sculpted of fine bisque porcelain and painted by hand. The clothing and accessories are hand detailed. This Marilyn Monroe doll is in the original box. The Franklin Mint decided in 2012 to discontinue portrait dolls completely.