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Setting a width on wrapper doesn't constrain the svg

I created an svg consisting of three horizontal rectangles. Here's the code from one:

<rect id="Rectangle-2" fill="#7ED321" sketch:type="MSShapeGroup" x="0" y="45" width="218" height="21" rx="8"

Here's my markup:

<div class="doc-wrapper"> 
  <img src="/assets/icons/document.svg"  />

here's my css:

  width: 20%;
  margin: 1em auto;

The SVG is not constrained by the div width, but simply extends out beyond it. Is this because the size is declared in the SVG?

Thanks for any assistance.

1 Answer

Think I answered my own question: I exported the SVG from Sketch, and it included an explicit height & width in the <svg> element. I removed these and the SVG now scales (despite the individual shapes still having height/width.)