From 1968 until 1991 painter and printmaker Selma Bortner taught printmaking at Bucks County Community College. After a battle with breast cancer in the late 1980s, Bortner created a series of Aida images that express her feelings of loss and pain as a result of the experience.


  • Title: Aida and the Mirror
  • Creator: Selma Bortner
  • Date: 1990
  • Physical Dimensions: w36 x h30 inches
  • Credit Line: James A. Michener Art Museum. Museum purchase funded by an Anonymous Donor from the Bucks Biennial I Exhibition.
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: James A. Michener Art Museum
  • Medium: linoleum print on paper

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