Literature: Mason, Emma, Barnett Freedman, Designs for Modern Britain, Pallant House Gallery, 2020, p. 96
People was the first of the lithographs by Barnett Freedman commissioned by Messrs J. Lyons & Co Ltd. The other two were The Window Box, 1954, and Music 1951.
The composition is related to the Tate’s Street Scene
Freedman at work on People, 1947