The lady with the green eyes.

A sensational find sheds new light on Mercedes Jellinek, who lent her name to the world-famous vehicle brand.

Private moments in a life about which little is known.

Emil Jellinek was an automobile fanatic right from the start.

The future of the automobile lies in speed and elegance.

Jellinek and Maybach invent the automobile for the second time.

"We have entered the Mercedes era".

Mercedes marries in 1909 – but the happiness is short-lived.

She leaves the family for an artist.