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class matplotlib.gridspec.SubplotSpec(gridspec, num1, num2=None)

Specifies the location of the subplot in the given GridSpec.

The subplot will occupy the num1-th cell of the given gridspec. If num2 is provided, the subplot will span between num1-th cell and num2-th cell.

The index starts from 0.


Get the subplot geometry (n_rows, n_cols, row, col).

Unlike SuplorParams, indexes are 0-based.

get_position(fig, return_all=False)

Update the subplot position from fig.subplotpars.


get the topmost SubplotSpec instance associated with the subplot