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"What light setup to recreate this shot?"
If you have the space -- and you should be able to get the space in a warehouse by moving a few things around -- you can recreate the look by building a wood frame the size of the window and stretching sheer white fabric across it. Put the "scrim," as they are called, a few feet from the set, and place a strobe a few feet from the scrim. The strobe will light the scrim, and the scrim will light the set.
Since the light from the scrim will cast a "window-light" pattern on the set, you then need only set another light near the camera to act as a fill light to adjust the highlight/shadow ratios.
A $2,000 budget will be enough to get two moderately-priced strobes, two light stands, two soft boxes, etc.
Before spending one penny of that money, though, get this: