Established in the early 1890s in Albert, northern France but their factory was destroyed in World War 1. They moved to a factory in Paris and at some time had a head office and retail store on the Avenue des Champs Elysees. The company closed in the early sixties.

An interesting Rochet bike and background on the Mariposa web site HERE

Updated 6.16.2022

Posters from early in Century

1950s (?) touring Rochet

formerly owned by Sheldon Brown

Another splendid example from that 1950s-early 60s era...

Michael D'Arcy's Rochet