texfigure: Python Helpers for PythonTeX

texfigure is a package designed to make it easier to work with matplotlib and other figures inside PythonTeX documents.

texfigure Package

texfigure is a package of PythonTeX helpers for managing matplotlib plots.

Importing texfigure will set your matplotlib backend to pgf, therefore import texfigure should come before any other matplotlib imports.


configure_latex_plots(pytex[, font_size]) Configure a sane set of latex defaults for pgf figure generation.
figsize(pytex[, scale, height_ratio, ...]) A helper for calculating figure sizes based upon latex page widths.
test([package, test_path, args, plugins, ...]) Run the tests using py.test.


Figure(file_name[, reference]) A class for holding a figure file, that knows how to represent itself as a latex environment.
Manager(pytex, base_path[, number, ...]) A class holding information about different figures and data.
MultiFigure(nrows, ncols[, reference, ...]) A Multifigure is a container object for building subfigures from texfigure.Figure classes.

Class Inheritance Diagram

Inheritance diagram of texfigure.texfigure.Figure, texfigure.texfigure.Manager, texfigure.texfigure.MultiFigure