You are reading documentation for the unreleased version of Matplotlib. Try searching for the released version of this page instead?
Version 2.1.1.post1080+g0db0992
Fork me on GitHub

This Page


mpl_toolkits.mplot3d.art3d.patch_collection_2d_to_3d(col, zs=0, zdir='z', depthshade=True)

Convert a PatchCollection into a Patch3DCollection object (or a PathCollection into a Path3DCollection object).


za The location or locations to place the patches in the
collection along the zdir axis. Defaults to 0.

zdir The axis in which to place the patches. Default is “z”.

depthshade Whether to shade the patches to give a sense of depth.
Defaults to True.