- He is best known for painting " The Arkansas Traveller ".
- "The Arkansas Traveller " ( 1858 ) depicts an encounter between a wealthy traveler and a family of squatters.
- Chanfrau eventually had a minor hit as the title character of " Kit, the Arkansas Traveller ", which he played 360 times.
- The most enduring icon of Arkansas's hillbilly reputation is " The Arkansas Traveller ", a painted depiction of a folk tale from the 1840s.
- Upon Ashmore's return to the newspaper, Deane started writing a column which ran for a decade, Arkansas Traveller, and also taught journalism at the University of Arkansas.