Born in Nizhni Novgorod in 1900.
From 1922 to 1929 studied under R.R. Falk, N.V. Sinezubov and G.V. Fedorov at the VKhUTEMAS (VKhUTEIN).
From 1929 exhibited her works.
Associated with the '13' group.
In 1981 Mavrina was granted the title of a Merited Artist of the RSFSR.
Died in Moscow in 1996.