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Oil on Canvas
32 x 30 inches
37 3/4 x 35 1/2 inches framed
Signed Hohenbrugg lower right
Canvas needs restretching with half inch loss right of hand

An outstanding WPA era American impressionist painting in its original frame with many clues but no definitive answers. On the lower right is a gallery or show sticker numbered 38 and on the back in pencil on the stretcher is J.P. Hohenbrugg 4835 Lake Park Ave. En verso is an Art Institute of Chicago tag attached with four period tacks with the following information:

Chicago Artists
Thirty-Ninth Annual Exhibition
To be Detached and Fastened on the Back of the Work
Artist J.P. Von Hohenbrugg
Address 4835 Lake Park
Title A Lady
Price $400.00
Return Address 4835 Lake Park

I cannot find this artist in the 39th exhibition of Chicago Artists at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1935 and can find no information about this extremely talented artist. Possibly a surname.