Aristocratic British model Stella Tennant died suddenly at the age of 50 | Life

British model Stella Tennant poses during a photo call before the Metiers D’Art Show for the Chanel fashion house in Paris on December 6, 2016 – Reuters file pic

LONDON, Dec 24 – Stella Tennant, one of the most famous models and cover stars of the 1990s, has died at the age of 50, her family announced yesterday.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden death of Stella Tennant on December 22, 2020,” the statement said.

“Stella was a wonderful woman and an inspiration to all of us. She will miss him very much. “

Scottish police said that they were called to the city of Duns on the Scottish borders “after the sudden death of a 50-year-old woman” and that there were no suspicious circumstances.

Tennant, who turned 50 on December 17, modeled on top fashion houses, including Chanel, Versace and Valentino, was the muse of Karl Lagerfeld. She has continued her career in recent years.

British Vogue she wrote in honor of last appearing on its cover in 2018, marking 25 years since she first appeared in the magazine at the age of 22, in 1993.

She was of aristocratic descent and was the granddaughter of Deborah Mitford, Duchess of Devonshire, who died in 2014. She was married to a French photographer, turned into osteopathy by David Lasnet, and the couple had four children. – AFP