wp_get_attachment_image_sizes( int $attachment_id, array|string $size = 'medium', array $image_meta = null )

Retrieves the value for an image attachment’s ‘sizes’ attribute.

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Parameters Parameters


(int) (Required) Image attachment ID.


(array|string) (Optional) Image size. Accepts any valid image size, or an array of width and height values in pixels (in that order).

Default value: 'medium'


(array) (Optional) The image meta data as returned by 'wp_get_attachment_metadata()'.

Default value: null

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Return Return

(string|bool) A valid source size value for use in a 'sizes' attribute or false.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/media.php

function wp_get_attachment_image_sizes( $attachment_id, $size = 'medium', $image_meta = null ) {
	$image = wp_get_attachment_image_src( $attachment_id, $size );

	if ( ! $image ) {
		return false;

	if ( ! is_array( $image_meta ) ) {
		$image_meta = wp_get_attachment_metadata( $attachment_id );

	$image_src  = $image[0];
	$size_array = array(
		absint( $image[1] ),
		absint( $image[2] ),

	return wp_calculate_image_sizes( $size_array, $image_src, $image_meta, $attachment_id );

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Version Description
4.4.0 Introduced.

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