A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Tue, 9 May '23
Apt name for a curator
Sun, 9 Apr '23
"Have you heard about batik? It's a dyeing ___" (groaner)
Mon, 20 Mar '23
Museum hangings
Mon, 13 Mar '23
"___ is a lie that makes us realize truth": Picasso
Sun, 5 Mar '23
"Coming face to face with yourself," per Jackson Pollock
Sun, 4 Dec '22
"___ is never finished, only abandoned": Leonardo da Vinci
Thu, 24 Nov '22
___ Deco
Sat, 24 Sep '22
"A veil, rather than a mirror," per Oscar Wilde
Fri, 23 Sep '22
Graffiti, e.g.
Wed, 17 Aug '22
Verb with thou
Wed, 10 Aug '22
Coffee table book subject
Mon, 6 Jun '22
"But is it ___?"
Sat, 9 Apr '22
Word with fair or film
Sun, 26 Dec '21
Word before film and after clip
Mon, 20 Dec '21
"A work of ___ that did not begin in emotion is not ___": C├ęzanne
Sat, 20 Nov '21
Refined oil product?
Sat, 30 Oct '21
Linocuts and such
Mon, 25 Oct '21
Good name for a museum curator?
Mon, 27 Sep '21
Paintings and sculptures
Wed, 22 Sep '21
Display at the Getty
Sat, 18 Sep '21
"___, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere": G. K. Chesterton
Mon, 30 Aug '21
Grade school class with crayons
Thu, 26 Aug '21
"A jealous mistress," per Emerson
Thu, 10 Jun '21
"The only way to run away without leaving home," per Twyla Tharp
Sun, 9 May '21
Aesthete's interest
Sat, 17 Apr '21
A word with thou
Thu, 11 Mar '21
Word with fine or found
Wed, 20 Jan '21
An oil, maybe
Sun, 27 Dec '20
Kid's refrigerator display