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Henri Cartier-Bresson First paid holidays. Ile-de-France, France. 1936. © Henri Cartier-Bresson | Magnum Photos
Henri Cartier-Bresson Sunday on the banks of the River Seine. France. 1938. © Henri Cartier-Bresson | Magnum Photos
Guy Le Querrec Camping. Argeles-Sur-Mer, France. Sunday August 1, 1976. © Guy Le Querrec | Magnum Photos
Guy Le Querrec On the highway between Nimes and Marseille. France. Tuesday 24th July, 1984. © Guy Le Querrec | Magnum Photos
Harry Gruyaert The seaside resort of Cayeux-sur-Mer. France. 1991. © Harry Gruyaert | Magnum Photos
Martin Parr Woman reading while sunbathing. Nice, France. 2015. © Martin Parr | Magnum Photos

A new exhibition, Portrait de la France en Vacances (Portraits of The French on Holiday) to be held at Jumièges Abbey in Normandy later this year will trace the evolution of representation of  the vacation in France from 1936 to today. The exhibition will include works by Henri Cartier-Bresson, Guy Le Querrec, Harry Gruyaert, and Martin Parr.