22 rue Vivienne, later 16 avenue de l’Opéra Paris France – Rubel Frères

777 Fifth Avenue, New York NY – John Rubel


  • Began as a Parisian manufacturing firm, Rubel Frères, in association with Van Cleef & Arpels.

1939: Moved to New York to take care of production at Van Cleef & Arpels.

  • Nephew Marcel handled the firm in Paris.

1943: Discontinued their affiliation with Van Cleef & Arpels and opened under their own name John Rubel.

Jewelry designs


  • Maurice Duvalet (shared with VCA.)

1950: Closed their American business and returned to  France.

Mark Struck 1915