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ListItemAvatar API

The API documentation of the ListItemAvatar React component. Learn more about the properties and the CSS customization points.

import ListItemAvatar from '@material-ui/core/ListItemAvatar';

A simple wrapper to apply List styles to an Avatar.


Name Type Default Description
children * element The content of the component – normally Avatar.
classes object Override or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.

The ref is forwarded to the root element.

Any other properties supplied will be provided to the root element (native element).


You can override all the class names injected by Material-UI thanks to the classes property. This property accepts the following keys:

Name Description
root Styles applied to the root element.
alignItemsFlexStart Styles applied to the root element when the parent ListItem uses alignItems="flex-start".

Have a look at the overriding styles with classes section and the implementation of the component for more detail.

If using the overrides key of the theme, you need to use the following style sheet name: MuiListItemAvatar.


The component is fully StrictMode compatible.