I am trying to create the following code with PyLatex:


I am not able to 'group' the \centering command with the curly brackets around the \includegraphics; if I define a new Environment, I always end up with \begin and \end which add spacing.

So, do you know how I can nicely add the curly brackets with the \centering command around a snippet of code like \includegrahics?

To me, the most elegant solution would be something like:

with doc.centering():
    doc.append('Some text.')

How can I define such command?


NoEscape('{') will add an opening brace. For example

import pylatex as pl

doc = pl.Document()



The PDF will look like this, where the frame indicates the text block, and is created by the showframe package.

enter image description here

  • Thanks, that is indeed a possible solution! Do you know how I can wrap this into a single command (see my question, I added an example)? So I can call it like a section or Center Environment? – spectre May 12 '19 at 13:00
  • @spectre Not really. I mean, I suppose you can always just def CenteredImage(doc, imagename): ..., but that's not precisely what you're asking. (This might be off-topic here by the way, and better suited at Stack Overflow, because it's really just a Python question.) – Torbjørn T. May 12 '19 at 13:54

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