Sylvia Polakov dies, the photographer of the 'Jet Set'

When the MGM created the motto "more stars than in the sky" did not think about Horst, nor in Beaton, nor Hurll. Undoubtedly, the black and white mitded tho

Sylvia Polakov dies, the photographer of the 'Jet Set'

When the MGM created the motto "more stars than in the sky" did not think about Horst, nor in Beaton, nor Hurll. Undoubtedly, the black and white mitded those luminaires who remained in the dream universe of generations to come. But on the other side of the puddle, a female that stood out above all the others for its claw, its height and its royal aspect would contribute to Enaltecer the Barcelona of the Gauche Divine, the Madrid movement, the Saraos de Marbella and the interior of the Operetta. Sylvia Polakov managed to freeze indescribable moments to which she printed all gray tones to highlight the splendor and the magnificence of a prefamperfect time. She was a party. Sadly, she has died leaving orphaned the members of the 'Jet Set'.

He was a universal woman. Fertilized in Rio de Janeiro, born in Buenos Aires, lived in London and settled in Barcelona ... until he took all his charts to settle in the Madrid of a newcomer Isabel Preysler chatting with Fernando de Bavaria and Patty Galatas or departing in a Evening at home from Paco Muñoz. The look of her was like a scanner. She became a cultural intermediary that firmly passed the fourth wall. She naked Tita Cervera and Amparo Muñoz for several publications; She immortalized Antonio's wedding exclusively Banderas with Ana Leza; She retained the Beldom of José Coronado at the time of model; She deciphered the Alocada Elsa Peretti at her party from the Oriental Hotel of Barcelona and musicalized the covers of Discs of Massiel.

Daughter of British mother and Father Czechoslovak, with 4 years her uncle already gave her her first camera. Visionary? Something should have in the look of her the girl who the parents of her cultivated in the art, the ballet, the opera and travel. In the school she stayed absorbed in the classes and ignoring what the teachers explained she became to draw her companions. As a flash, he found himself exercising as a workshop, one of the best illuminators and filmmakers of a time that would soon uncork and did some tests with Lola deaf and Wilmore, which led to the Zorro Empire (Asensio and group Z ). If 'Vogue Us' had Avedon, 'Vogue' France to Newton and Bourdin and the 'Vogue' English to Parkinson, what would belong to Polakov? As soon as the Spanish versions of 'Vogue' and 'Elle' landed at once, they called her, but her most extensive collaboration was with Hello! With 240 reports.

Queen Sofia posed for her in 1996. Mayestática. Sitting on a chair showing the splendor of Victoria Eugenia jewelry and a gala dress that the Emerita looked a decade before when she visited the Windsor Court. She wandered as an anxious feline for capturing her prey in the jungles where the Beautiful People was moving, as Mau Mau, XXI century club, Mayte Commodore or Pachá. Before his lens, all: Las Segrelles, Las Koplowitz, Adolfo Suárez, Alfonso Cortina, José Luis de Vilallonga and his wife Syliane, Alfonso de Borbón, Marta Chávarri, Mariví Dolfguín, Emilio Botín, Dalí, Víctor Ochoa, Almodovar and his girls, Several Nobel prizes and like no, his sister Diana. Almost as explosive as she, actress that never came to become a star, was house only a monthly monthly with Emilio Gutiérrez Caba and that over time he maintained a ten-year relationship with the singer Ramoncín, with whom he had his daughter Andrea

Being witness to the Virginal Ibiza sharpened his character and softened his tastes. She made him happy a paella beside the sea, walking through the retreat, marking some dantence or looked at one of Yves Saint Laurent's exclusive designs. The crazy and divine 70s, 80 and 90 are already immortal.

Updated Date: 25 November 2021, 14:41

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