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api example code: clippath_demo.pyΒΆ

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Clipping to arbitrary patches and paths
import numpy as np
import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
import matplotlib.patches as patches

fig = plt.figure()
ax = fig.add_subplot(111, frameon=False, xticks=[], yticks=[])

im = ax.imshow(np.random.rand(10,10))

patch = patches.Circle((300,300), radius=100)

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