The Walery series - shortly after Mata Hari arrives in Paris she is photographed for this postcard set by Stanislaus Walery. The postcards are hand-tinted and show two different costumes, a metal bra and flowing dress
Mata Hari ~ Margaretha Geertruida "M'greet" Zelle McLeod August 1876 – 15 October better known by the stage name Mata Hari, was a Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan, and accused spy who was executed by firing squad in France under charges of espiona
"Mata-Hari" Mata Hari was an exotic dancer and courtesan who was arrested by the French and executed for espionage during World War I. After her death, her stage name, "Mata Hari," became synonymous with spying and espionage.